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The Buddha is enlightened
Jews allowed to return to Judah (Ezra 1:1-6)
Cyrus Crowned King of Babylon (2nd Chronicles 36:22-23)
Second Temple Finished in Jerusalem (Ezra 6:13-16)
First Passover in Judah since the Exile (Ezra 6:19-22)
Queen Esther saves the Jews from Decree of Genocide in Persia (Esther 8:1-14)
Jews Defend Themselves from Genocide in Persia (Esther 9:1-19)
Warring States Period During this time, the different countries in China turned to brutal warfare for dominance over the area (Maynes, 2017).
Confucious Confusious brought about the renewal of the belief in the Mandate of Heaven and brought people to believe in an ever-existent code of ethics (Maynes, 2019).
Confucious' Travels (Maynes, 2019)
Persian Empire Under the Persian Empire, Zoroastrianism, a religion founded on personal responsibility to the good against evil, gained such prominence that it became the official religion of the Persians (Lockard, 2017).
Athenian Democracy Athens was the first democracy in history. The People of the city each individually had a role to play in the government and every person had a duty not just to the good of some distant monarch, but to the concept of freedom (Lockard, 2017)
Socrates Socrates believed in the power every person has to seek the Truth. He advocated for personal study of the ever existant truths and that people seek morality (Maynes, 2019).
Era of Pericles While the Athenians developed their democracy earlier, under Pericles, it reached new heights of equality and democratization (Lockard, 2017).
Pericles (Lockard, 2017)
Plato Plato was one of Socrates' students carrying on his legacy by writing down dialogues of Socrates' conversations and expanding on his philosophy (Lockard, 2017).
Peloponnesian War This war fought between Athens and Sparta was a contest of ideas as to which concept of an ideal government would be accepted in Greece (Lockard, 2017).
Ionian Revolt (Herodotus, 1960)
Greco-Persian Wars These wars were a defining point for the Greeks. It is from this period that the Greeks gain their identity as one people with two ideas on government rather than multiple peoples. The Persian Wars led to the rise of philosophy in Greece as an individual's study (Herodotus, 1960).
First Persian Invasion of Greece (Herodotus, 1960)
Second Persian Invasion of Greece (Herodotus, 1960)
Delian League Wars
The Buddha Siddhattha Gotama was a rich young prince until he learned that his life of pleasure was nothing. He then became an ascetic until he learned that his life of denial was nothing. He learned that the way to Nirvana was to deny the world and live a life of selflessness and good morality (Maynes, 2019).
Second Temple Era (Ezra 1-10)
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