Ancient Chinese Dynasties Facts

Shang Dynasty Religion

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The philosophies that would form the basis of religion for later Chinese dynasties; Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism; did not exist during the Shang Dynasty; however these ancient people's religion had many facets. On this page we will list facts about the religion of the Shang Dynasty in a format that hopefully kids and adults will find understandable. You will find information on who their gods were, ancestor worship, and how they performed divination.

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