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Daxu - Ancient Village

About 25 kilometers southeast of the city of Guilin lies Ancient Daxu (

*Daxu - Ancient Village* About 25 kilometers southeast of the city of Guilin lies Ancient Daxu ("Big Market") Town. The city, situated on the east bank of the Li River, has been a busy center of trade ever since the Qin (BCE 221-207) Dynasty period, when, under the reign (BCE 246 - 210)* of Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the Ling Canal, which connects the Xiang River of the Yangtze River watershed wit...

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In the long history of Chinese civilization, there have been numerous emperors, kings, lords and rulers with a penchant for cruelty. However, few have earned the same place in Chinese history as the very first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huangdi, a man whose name was so synonymous with cruel governance that Chinese dynasties activity avoided being associated with him for over two thousand years a...

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Early Imperial Art History- Tomb Question

Early Imperial Art History- Tomb Question

A question arose in my mind during lecture this past Tuesday about the 1st Emperors tomb and the possibility of female figurines being discovered. ( I am sorry if this seems a bit random, I’ve been sitting on this question for a few days) Is there any studies that correlate previous tombs and their orientation/location of the sacrificial victims or votive figurines and their social status t...

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Qin Shi Huang Di is arguably one of the best known emperors of China. It is undeniable that Qin Shi ...

Qin Shi Huang Di is arguably one of the best known emperors of China. It is undeniable that Qin Shi Huang was an extremely ruthless ruler. Nevertheless, it was this trait of his that enabled him to unify China, thus bringing an end to the Warring States period. Although, Qin Shi Huang made many important contributions that benefitted his realm, and left an indelible mark on subsequent Chinese h...

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Qin Shi Huang was a greater warrior than Kahless was, Qin Shi Huang formed an empire over a thousand years before Kahless was even born, he defeated four other kingdoms, created a single writing system, legal code and infrastructure. Qin Shi Huang also had hundreds of scholars buried alive can Kahless claim to have accomplished such feats? how many scholars did he have buried? Probably none.

Qin Shi Huang was a greater warrior than Kahless was, Qin Shi Huang formed an empire over a thousand years before Kahless was even born, ...

Let’s break this down, shall we? Qin ascended to the throne on 7th may, 247 BC. Kahless ascended to the throne around the year 500 AD. So, your first count is incorrect. Both emperors created the legal code. Qin likely had Confucian ideals to fall back on, but Kahless created the entire Code of Honor singlehandedly. Kahless united the entire planet of Qo'noS under his reign, as it remains ...

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Any Qin She Huangdi/Li Xin considering how Kingdom popularized that?

Any Qin She Huangdi/Li Xin considering how Kingdom popularized that?

In China, the animated show Qin’s Moon is leagues more popular than Kingdom, and the fandom for the era reflects that. History-’verse, QSH/Li Si seems to be the most popular. But a quick search does turn up this thread. (Ignore the top post; the first post in Baidu threads have a tendency to get suddenly deleted, so people compensate by putting something random in the first post and startin...

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also asian studies friends, did i miss anything super important in the class discussion on wednesday?

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I think a thing a lot of people forget is that Qin Shi Huangdi started building his burial palace/terracotta warriors when he was 13. So they crowned a teenager king of the Qin kingdom and his first order is to start hollowing out a mountain.

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Xian Terracotta Warriors The Most Visited Tourist Place About China

Xian Terracotta Warriors The Most Visited Tourist Place About China

Farmers discovered goatee cemetery for the first Qin emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi. Qin Shi Huangdi announced that eight thousand ninety-nine not more nor barring than Terracotta Warriors were built for entombment. These warriors were built to celebrate the discipline of the Emperor shortly back his life was extinct. Since time began the tour of duty that the Terracotta Warriors were discovered, the...

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Casual reminder that the first emperor of China was Qin Shi Huangdi.

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Wishing all of our friends a lovely #LunarNewYear! A section of the #GreatWallofChina just north of ...

Wishing all of our friends a lovely #LunarNewYear ! A section of the #GreatWallofChina just north of #Beijing . The wall was begun in the 7th century BCE and significantly extended by the #Qin emperor Qin Shi Huangdi from 220-210 BCE. http://www.ancient.eu/image/949/ (This image was first published on Flickr. Original image by Steve Webel. Uploaded by Mark Cartwright, published on 28 October 2...

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Would you recommend the fic where Qin Shi Huangdi reincarnates as Emperor Wu Of Han's first empress? Asking for a friend.

Would you recommend the fic where Qin Shi Huangdi reincarnates as Emperor Wu Of Han's first empress? Asking for a friend.

I haven’t read it personally, but if you’re curious, it’s called 《金屋》 by 云过是非 .

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Tombs of Workers who Built the Terracotta Warriors Found

Archaeologists from the Shaanxi Provincial...

*Tombs of Workers who Built the Terracotta Warriors Found* Archaeologists from the Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology in #China have located what they say could be the tombs of ancient workers who built the famed Terracotta Warriors mausoleum. 45 tombs about 5km from the mausoleum of Qin Shi Huang contain skeletal remains and pottery stamped with the word "Li," which was the township ...

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Qin Shi Huangdi

Qin Shi Huangdi

lemme tell you about how I need to see the inside of this mother fuckers tomb. This first emperors tomb has the ceiling inlaid with pearls to show constellations, and a miniature depiction of his kingdoms as the room. He had rivers of mercury. let me repeat that, RIVERS OF MERCURY AND THESE MOTHER FUCKERS WONT EXCAVATE IT HOW CAN YOU DENY ME THE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE SOME SHIT MAN. in other news...

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