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CHN | Sep 27, 2022

Explainer: Who was Confucius and why is he important?

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A Confucius statue at the Wen Miao temple in Shanghai, China. (Photo: Learn Religions)

Confucius is recognised as one of the world’s greatest philosophers whose ideas have profoundly influenced civilizations in China and East Asia.

You might have noticed his ideas and sayings spreading worldwide, but do you really know who Confucius was and why he is so important?

China Global Television Network attempts to explain the revered Chinese philosopher and statesman.



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