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Jul 09, 2014

Travel to China - Tips for Chinese History Fans

As a history lover planning travel to China, you would be amazed to find a series of interesting places that you can explore alone or with family or friends!

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient China: Cities, Locations and Monuments of Glory

Many cities and locations share momentous glory of ancient China.

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient Chinese Culture: A World of Its Own

Ancient Chinese culture is a product of vast diverse landmass dotted with people from various races and ruled over by numerous dynasties.

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient Chinese Clothing: A Distinct Cultural Identity

Geography, social customs, and technological innovations played a key part in shaping ancient Chinese clothing habits.

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient Chinese Inventions: Symbols of Innovation, Creativity

There's no shortage of ancient Chinese inventions. Chinese have been at the forefront of inventions and China showcased four of the most famous of its inventions in the Olympic Games in Beijing.

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient Tourist Attractions in China - Top-10

Looking for tourist attractions in China? The Chinese civilization has been in the reckoning for the last 10,000 years and in the process endowed the land with numerous historical attractions.

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Jul 09, 2014

Zhengzhou, China: Symbol of Ancient China’s Historical Evolution

Zhengzhou, China’s ancient political, economic, and cultural center, epitomizes the growth of the Chinese nation from primitive stages to becoming a marvel of the modern era.

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Jul 09, 2014

Ancient Chinese Cities: Five Cradles of A Great Civilization

Ancient Chinese cities endowed with rich historical milieu stand tall even today, reminding us of the evolution of a nation with an indomitable spirit to sustain and progress.

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Sep 24, 2013

The Significance of Ancient Chinese Culture

Ancient Chinese History

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May 30, 2013

Chinese Poetry: Symbol of Civilization Spirit and Wisdom

Chinese poetry came into existence representing the glory of civilized brilliance and symbolizing the popular spirit and national wisdom long before the written literature appeared.

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May 30, 2013

Neo-Confucianism: Rational and Religious Confucian Philosophy

Neo-Confucianism came into existence in the 11th century AD as an attempt to reassert Confucian heritage that was losing ground to Buddhism and Taoism.

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May 30, 2013

Confucianism: The Bedrock of Chinese Civilization, Philosophy

Confucianism is the most prominent Chinese philosophical system that influenced its rulers, scholars and common citizens for the most part of the last three millennia.

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May 30, 2013

Religion in China: Pluralism and Diversity in Beliefs

Religion in China reflects the country's pluralism and cultural diversity. China is home to over 3,000 religious organizations and 100,000 religious sites.

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May 30, 2013

Buddhism in China: The History of Development

Buddhism in China traversed through a long, eventful history dating back to the second century BC before cementing its position as the dominant religion.

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May 30, 2013

Xi’an: China’s Historical Birth Place

Xi’an, China’s ancient political center, stands testimony to 3,000 years of nation building process that contributed to a distinct historical and cultural heritage.

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May 30, 2013

The Great Wall of China: The Greatest Example of Human Splendor on Earth

The Great Wall of China symbolizes the aspirations of the Chinese nation, its ability par excellence and illustrious history of achievements.

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May 30, 2013

China Dynasty History: Shaping of A Nation

China dynasty history dates back to 2100 BC when a new concept of state hood brought all tribes settled along the Yellow River to form a unified national entity.

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May 30, 2013

The Silk Road: Meeting Point of Cultures

The Silk Road is historically glorified as the link between the eastern and western civilizations.

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May 30, 2013

Zhou Dynasty: The Long March Toward Chinese Nationhood

Spanning over a millennium, the Zhou Dynasty was the longest among all lineage of political clans that held sway over China.

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May 30, 2013

Zheng He: The Explorer, Admiral, and Diplomat

The Chinese history epitomizes Zheng He for his fearless achievements by sheer dint of merit and the rag to reach story.

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