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Per 5 11001 The religions of contemporary Tibet and the ancient Egyptians are similar in a few ways and different in others What were their thoughts about gods sacrifice and their beliefs after death The religion of Tibetan people is Buddhism The goal of Buddhists is to reach what they call nirvana httpwwwtibetorgzabuddhismhtm total enlightenment Reaching enlightenment was like having a total peace with yourself and everybody else and everything around you The person the Buddhist people followed around back then was a person who called himself Buddha httpwwwtibetorgzabuddhismhtm he was like a god to all of his followers because he was so spiritually enlightened And people still do because of his great knowledge The people worshiped him and wanted to become him As for the Egyptians their religion had many gods httpguardiansnetegypt so they were polytheistic They believed in many different gods for many different reasons and things An example would be that they had a god that they would pray for good crops peace Health and many many different things They didnt believe in reincarnation unlike the Buddhist people The Tibetans thought your afterlife depended on how good of a person you were in life Basically this determined how you spent eternity in reincarnation Your dharma and karma is how good you were in life and how nice you were to other people and if you did or do good things for other people Tibet-Patricia Levy By contrast the Egyptian beliefs after death were higher people who had more authority were buried with all their belongings and were mummified httpguardiansnetegypt They thought that after someone died that they would go into the afterlife and exist according to what rank or how good of position or power they had on earth The Buddhist people never sacrificed anyone or anything because their religion was more humble they were just
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