Paper Keywords: Chinese traditional culture harmonious society
Abstract: This paper briefly analyze the composition of Chinese traditional culture, the Programme-discusses the fundamental essence of the Confucian, Taoist, Buddhist culture and thought of the connotations of the concept of "harmony", explores how to further tap the sublimation of its thinking, doing to make the past serve the present, in order to provide the necessary support to build a modern socialist harmonious society.
"Harmony" contribution to the universal values of the world of traditional Chinese culture with Western culture advocated "freedom, democracy, human rights, the rule of law" universal values mentioned in the same breath. The classic books << Rites >> vividly portrays Datong wonderful harmony of the society, which is the traditional Chinese culture, the earliest textual representation of the concept of "harmony", Plato's "Utopia" over the same period. "the Datong social" represents the highest state of harmonious society in ancient China from exploration and pursuit of the Chinese People's harmonious world continue until today.
10 Sixth Plenary Session of the Party, Comrade Hu Jintao pointed out: "building a socialist harmonious society is our party to the guidance of Marxism-Leninism, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory and the 'Three Represents' important thought to comprehensively implement the scientific development concept, starting from the overall layout of the socialism with Chinese characteristics and building a moderately prosperous society in a global major strategic task. "in this article on this simple to explore the thinking of Chinese traditional culture and the basic concept of building a harmonious society, to reasonably draw the essence of traditional Chinese culture, do to make the past serve the present, thus speeding up the process of building a modern socialist harmonious society.
A traditional Chinese culture harmony constitute simply said, mainly traditional Chinese culture is Confucianism, Taoist and Buddhist thought to the two wings of the cultural and ideological system.
Established the basic concept of Confucianism in Confucius, Mencius, the history of the development of Confucianism throughout China from the Qin Dynasty to the "May Fourth Movement" since thousands of years of history, influence generation after generation of Chinese people, the basic idea has permeated to all aspects of people's lives like the ancient Chinese children enrolled, we must first read the "Four Books", that is the most important reading of Confucian philosophy - << >> << moderation >> << Analects >> << Mencius> > In addition to Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism to Confucianism was the perfect complement, Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism and three harmony, harmonious coexistence, and build the spiritual home of the Chinese people themselves. So seize three cultural connotation grasp the core of traditional Chinese culture, thus contributing to a better understanding of the thinking and contributions of a harmonious society.
Second, Confucian culture's moral outlook on life - personal and social harmony Confucian theory emphasized personal moral cultivation, that this is the basis of social harmony. Simply is its main content heartedness and righteousness concept of righteousness is the most stressed of Confucianism point of view, before people say so and so is a hypocrite, calling him a "hypocritical", that virtue and outlook. fact, Confucian righteousness outlook is a noble personal moral sentiments concept, he must comply with the ethical standards require people to do things out non-moral considerations, even should do, such behavior is "unjust" behavior, with a Confucius and Confucian scholars later contempt for the word, it is "for profit". "righteousness" The debate between the "profit" is a hot topic in the Chinese people for thousands of years.
Secondly, the Confucian theory emphasis on family harmony and social harmony Slim, family, country and the world, which is the basic order of a harmonious society theory advocated by the Confucian classics. "Harmony", the family is the cell of society family harmony a direct impact on social peace and harmony. Confucianism emphasizes the role of moral norms of family harmony, refine, disseminate appropriate ethical norms to adapt the relationship between father and son, between husband and wife, which constitute the basic values of the Chinese people and the harmony and prosperity of the moral world.