Though to be earliest signs of African Polytheism. Dates when various religions founded could not be found. There is not a lot of documentation of African Polytheism's history
Approximate date of Hinduism. Hard to pinpoint due to the belief that Hinduism has always been around.
Taoism develops during Shag Dynasty
Taoism loses popularity replaced by Buddhism and Confucianism.
Taoism becomes the official religion of China.
More myths added to collection forming basis of Shinto religion
Written collection of myths forming basis of religion.
Texts formed for basis of Hinduism.
Muhammad returns to Mecca, which is though to have been the birthplace of Islam.
Birth of Buddha. Born a prince he retired to the forrest at 29 where he followed a spiritual life of meditation.
Islam religion originated.
Islam religion founded. 1st revelation to Muhammad by angel Gabriel.
Confucius starts to teach
School of Chinese Philosophy
Celts had settled in many European countries.
Shang Yang important teacher of Legalism
Celts invade Greece
Qin Dynasty adopts legalism
Romans conquer Celts
Another Polytheist religion. Again dates are hard to find. Myths documented and handed down but dates were were not.
Arrival of Buddhism in China.
Jesus born. Though to be the Messiah by some, others thought he was just a prophet.
Jesus executed. Christianity started with Jesus' teachings.
Paul travels spreading the teachings of Jesus. Was not one of the apostles but had a vision.
Jewish rebellion against Roman Empire.
Rome storms Jerusalem wiping out all but western wall of temple complex. This is considered holiest Jewish shrine.
Jewish fortress lasted until 73 A.D.
Buddhism introduced to Japan
Shinto becomes the official native religion of Japan
Iroquois League though to have been around. Dates for Amerindians are to find