History

  • History and philosophy of Caodaism (2)

    History and philosophy of Caodaism (2)

    3/12/2019 4:19:41 PM

    Early in 1926, some young Vietnamese scholars, all Buddhists, gathered in a compartment in the middle of Saigon. They had the habit of “table tipping”, and giving themselves to spiritist experiments...

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  • The three Saints

    The three Saints

    3/12/2019 7:36:11 PM

    The three figures it depicts are Saints through their spiritualistic connection with Caodaism. In plain modern Chinese dress is the founder of the first Chinese Republic Sun Yat Sen.

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  • Caodaism and Spiritism

    Caodaism and Spiritism

    3/12/2019 4:13:09 PM

    Caodaism is the first religious community so far that enables its adepts to have direct communication with the transcendental world via institutionalised spiritist seances....

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  • Caodaism: A brief History and Philosophy (1) - Christopher Hartney

    Caodaism: A brief History and Philosophy (1) - Christopher Hartney

    2/6/2016 10:31:10 AM
    Initially, I would like to provide a brief historical account of Caodaism leaving to one side issues of morality, ethics and lifestyle which are better explained by my travelling companions. Secondly I would like to speak of Caodaism as a manifestation of monotheism in the East and explain methods of revelation as a way of contrasting this faith with that of the prophetic tradition of the West

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