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Different Routes of the Silk Road
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Different Routes of the Silk Road

There is more than one route of the Silk Road. The routes vary due to their different destinations in the west in the different dynasties. But there are three main routes. The route along the north side of Tianshan Mountain is the North Tianshan Route; that along the south side of Tianshan Mountain,...

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Xuanzang Travelled to the West to Seek Buddhist Dharma
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Xuanzang Travelled to the West to Seek Buddhist Dharma

Xuanzang Travelled to the West to Seek Buddhist Dharma. whose secular family name is Chen and given name is Hui,was ordained at the age of thirteen.In the process of learning Buddhism,he discovered discrepancies between the different doctrines advocated by different schools of thoughts.He was somewha...

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Kumarajiva and Faxian
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Kumarajiva and Faxian

Kumarajiva(344-413),a native of ancient India,was born in Qiucu in the Western Regions(present-day Kuqa,Xinjiang).Ordained in his childhood Kumarajiva was well-versed in Buddhism and fluent in Chinese language.Faxian(337-424),an English Jin Dynasty monk who traveled to Tianzhu to seek Buddhist Dharma...

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Ban Chao,One Who Dropped the Pen for the Sword
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Ban Chao,One Who Dropped the Pen for the Sword

Ban Chao(32-102),a native of Pingling in Fufeng(present-day northeast Xianyang , Shan’xi),was the youngest son of the Eastern Han historian Ban Biao.His elder brother Ban Gu and his younger sister Ban Zhao were also famous historians.Ban Chao was a bright child with great ambition.His extensive rea...

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