Historical Who is Who

HUNG

1814 - 1864
China
RELIGION, POLITICS

Inspiration behind the T’ai-p’ing revolutionary movement which challenged the previously long established Manchu dynasty during a 14 year period. His beliefs were a mixture of Protestant Christianity and Confucian Utopianism. These included his own status as younger brother of Jesus, equality of the sexes, shared ownership, good moral education, and rejection of opium-smoking, foot-binding, prostitution and slavery.

Life

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