During today’s protests in Iran, as always, Twitter saw a surge of tweets from protests in Iran giving updates on the latest developments and using Twitter for coordination purposes.
However, this time around, people in China quickly joined Iranians in spreading the word and we witnessed an outpouring of tweets in Chinese reporting on the situation. ‘CN4Iran‘ quickly became one of the top ten trending topics on twitter.
The people of China, who like Iranians, live under an oppressive regime are standing in solidarity with freedom fighters of Iran and drawing inspiration from them; one tweet read “Today we free Tehran, tomorrow we take on Beijing”.
Jen is the first and the most prominent value of Konghucu. Jen means humanity, generousity, and love.
In day-to-day relationship, Jen is shown in Cung (respecting each-other), and Shu ( altruism)
Yi means truth or just. Yi is like ‘something that is suppossed to be’. Everybody should treat anyone else according to norms.
Li means proper behavior, polite, and in-accordance. Whereas human’ acts must be all polite and proper, it is not proper to drink water right from cettle even in our thirst. Konghucu is simple, all sentence that is delivered according to K’ung will be diligent and attentive.
Zhi means wisdom. Knowledge can be obtained from outside world, but wisdom will develop from our internal experience.
Hsin means ‘trust the else’. As Konghucu said in life, it will be much better to trust what people said first, then after that, we listen to it again and starts analizing his/her behaviour. Konghucu believes that a glorious and noble can be reached if someone believes that a person can be educated.
Konghucu teaches Tao, which means ‘a path’ as a main principles of human. That means it is the human themselves that can create noble Tao if he/she lives well.
Konfusianism is a term which is used to name the philosophy of Konghucu (Konghucu it self means Master Kung). Konghucu philosophy has become ethics, basic of education, basic tradition of Chungkuo society ( Middle country). Middle country is a term made by the chinese for their country.
The ideas of Konghucu were found in Lun Yu ( the miscellanous of Konfusianism). It is a gathering of Konghucu’s philosophy.
According to Konfusianism, everthing in the universe walks upon it’s rules. To create a harmony between human being and nature, a rule must be made. Everything in the universe has a name, and in the name there be a certain function. And so is in society, everything has responsiblity to bring with. Whereas a father is better be a father, an author with his authority, a boy should act like a boy, etc depends on the name.
Konfusianism based this kinds of relationship into five main points,