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Introduction of Western Religions to Central Plains
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Introduction of Western Religions to Central Plains

During the Han,the Sui and the Tang dynasties,Buddhism from India,Zoroastrianism and Manichaeism from Persia,Nestorianism from East Rome,Islamism from Arabia were gradually introduced to China,producing a significant impact on the development of China’s Politics,ideology,culture,art and science....

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Introduction of Music and Dance from Western Regions
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Introduction of Music and Dance from Western Regions

The opening of the silk road also facilitated the exchange of music culture between the Western Region and the Central Plains.As a result western ethnic musical instruments,as well as western music and dance entered the Central Plains areas and were lived by the Han people...

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Introduction of Resources and Products from Western Regions
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Introduction of Resources and Products from Western Regions

Since Zhang Qian’s missions to the Western Regions,resources and products from countries in the Western Regions entered the inland of China in large quantities. The Ferghana horse introduced during the reign of Emperor Wu if the Han Dynasty was one of the most famous breeds. This excellent stallion...

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Eastward Dissemination of Technology into Central Plains
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Eastward Dissemination of Technology into Central Plains

Introduction of Sugar Processing Technology into Central Plains    As one of the birthplaces of sugar canes,India on the Indian subcontinent was the first country in the world that invented the sucrose brewing technology.According to historical records,as early as during China’s Western Han ...

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Westward Dissemination of Gunpowder
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Westward Dissemination of Gunpowder

China is the birthplace of Gunpowder and early gunpowder weapons.The earliest gunpowder refers to a mixture of saltpeter,sulfur and charcoal according to a certain proportion. During the Tang and the Song Dynasties,Chinese manufactured firearms with burning and killing effects were used in large sca...

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Westward Dissemination of Paper-making & Printing Techno
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Westward Dissemination of Paper-making & Printing Techno

Westward dissemination of Chinese paper was very early.Primitive hemp paper produced during the Han Dynasty has been discovered in Dunhuang and western Gansu.Printing technology,one of the China’s”four great inventions”in ancient times,appeared during the Tang Dynasty.The extant world’s early...

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Westward Dissemination of Tea
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Westward Dissemination of Tea

As a specialty of the Chinese inland areas,tea was only produced in the Yangzi River and Huai Rever areas,as well as areas of south of the Yangzi River. Tea entered the Western Regions around the time of Tang Dynasty.In the 8th years of the Wude Period of Gaozu’s reign(625),ethnic minorities in the...

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Westward Dissemination of Sericulture and Silk Weaving Techn
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Westward Dissemination of Sericulture and Silk Weaving Techn

Some people held the view that flow of cultural exchanges between the East and the Wast in ancient time were mainly from the East to the West.The reason was because the Chinese civilization had been for a long time before modern times a world leader.For instance many important material culture fo anc...

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