Instead, they address lesser gods, many of whom have distinct functions. The Yoruba people of Nigeria, for example, worship a storm god, Shango, who controls thunder and lightning.
Rise of Persian Empire. An alliance between the Babylonians, Medes, and Scythians succeeds in destroying Nineveh and causing subsequent fall of the Assyrian empire. Evidence of writing system appear in Oaxaca used by the Zapotec civilization. Siddhartha Gautama Buddhafounder of Buddhism is born as a prince of the Shakya tribewhich ruled parts of Magadhaone of the Maha Janapadas.
Confuciusfounder of Confucianismis born.
Foundation of the Persian Empire by Cyrus the Great. Mahavirafounder of Jainism is born. Cyrus the Great overthrows Croesus King of Lydia.
Rise of Magadha as the dominant power under Bimbisara. Death of Cyrus BC: Cambyses II of Persia conquers Egypt. Democracy instituted at Athens c. Panini standardizes the grammar and morphology of Sanskrit in the text Ashtadhyayi.
Pingala uses zero and binary numeral system BC: Death of Gautama Buddha BC: Death of Confucius BC: Birth of Socrates BC: Murder of Xerxes BC: The Greco-Persian Wars end.
Building of the Parthenon at Athens started BC: Construction of the Parthenon is completed BC: Beginning of the Peloponnesian war between the Greek city-states BC: Sophocles 's play Oedipus Rex is first performed BC: Birth of Plato BC: Nanda dynasty comes to power.
End of the Peloponnesian War BC: Death of Socrates BC: Birth of Aristotle BC: Death of Alexander the Great at Babylon. Chandragupta Maurya overthrows the Nanda Dynasty of Magadha. Kalinga war BC: Construction of the Great Wall by the Qin Dynasty begins.
Han Dynasty established in China, after the death of Qin Shi Huang ; China in this period officially becomes a Confucian state and opens trading connections with the West, i. El Mirador, largest early Maya city, flourishes. Paper is invented in China. Chera dynasty in South India.
Third Punic War between Rome and Carthage. War ends with the complete destruction of Carthage, allowing Rome to conquer modern day Tunisia and Libya. Roman armies enter Gaul for the first time. Chola dynasty rises in prominence. The city of Florence is founded.
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Like myths from other parts of the world, those of the African peoples reflect beliefs and values. But while the mythologies of many cultures are carefully preserved relics of ancient times, African myths and legends are still a meaningful part of everyday life.
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