Today is Confucius Day. For those who don’t know, Confucius is perhaps the first great philosopher. He was also a teacher, a scholar and a politician. He is responsible for giving the world 499 famous sayings.
The original Confucius Day dates back thousands of years, but know one knows who began it or why it is celebrated on this date.
Here are some links to learn more about this day as well as Confucius himself:
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- Chinese consider moving holiday to honor Confucius (upi.com)
- Confucius Says! (amazingpeopleeducation.com)
- Confucius says … (chowanyau.wordpress.com)
- Confucius say… (mapexpo.com.au)
- Confucius and Buddha (stanwebb.wordpress.com)