Yin-Yang in Confucianism

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The yin yang symbol is common in many kinds of Chinese thought. It is especially prominent in Taoism, but it is also used in Confucianism. There are variations to its meaning depending the school of Chinese thought, but in general, the circle represents a whole, while the halves and dots depict opposites, interactions, or balance.

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Title Yin-Yang in Confucianism
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Last UpdatedMarch 8, 2021
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MLA Citation “Yin-Yang in Confucianism.” ReligionFacts.com. 8 Mar. 2021. Web. Accessed 11 May. 2021. <religionfacts.com/confucianism/yin-yang>