Comments on: Taiwan Buddhist charity Tzu Chi sets up shop in atheist China http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2010/08/20/taiwan-buddhist-charity-tzu-chi-sets-up-shop-in-atheist-china/ Religion, faith and ethics Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:25:07 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: YesBut http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2010/08/20/taiwan-buddhist-charity-tzu-chi-sets-up-shop-in-atheist-china/comment-page-1/#comment-25335 Fri, 03 Sep 2010 07:40:31 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/?p=14784#comment-25335 – “… Ricci introduced China to astronomy, mathematics and geography …”

Huh??? You sure you haven’t got it the wrong way around??

China was a technological superpower at the time. According to the Cambridge university in England, at least half of ALL the fundamental inventions and scientific discoveries in the ENTIRE world came from China. Their research is endorsed by the United Nations (UNESCO).

Here is a short list of some Chinese inventions and discoveries :

– http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Chi nese_inventions
– http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Chi nese_discoveries

Perhaps your readers may want to investigate further :

– “Science and Civilisation in China Series” published by Cambridge University Press in 7 volumes.
– “The Genius of China” by Robert Temple. (This book was translated by UNESCO into 43 different languages).
– “The Chinese scientific genius” (UNESCO Courier, Oct, 1988 by Robert K.G. Temple)

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By: blinded1 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2010/08/20/taiwan-buddhist-charity-tzu-chi-sets-up-shop-in-atheist-china/comment-page-1/#comment-25108 Fri, 20 Aug 2010 19:03:25 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/?p=14784#comment-25108 And Tzu Chi’ CEO makes less than $90000 a year compared with Red Cross USA CEO’s salary is over half million dollars plus bonus. It pretty much shows who reaaly is ‘non-profit’.

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