Confucianism

Symbols of Confucianism

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Confucianism has no official symbol or standard icon.

The symbol most commonly used to represent Confucianism is probably the Chinese character for water, which represents life.

Other symbols commonly used to represent Confucianism include the Chinese character for "scholar" as well as the yin-yang symbol (shared with Taoism) and portraits of Confucius.

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Sources

  1. Richey, Jeffrey. “Confucianism: Symbolism.” Patheos.
  2. Confucianism.” Wikipedia. Uses the character for "scholar" to represent Confucianism.
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Title Symbols of Confucianism
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Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
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MLA Citation “Symbols of Confucianism.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021. <religionfacts.com/confucianism/symbols>