China's Beginning: Xia Dynasty (2070 - 1600 BCE)
This documentary discusses the onset of Chinese civilization, specifically, the Xia Dynasty (2070-1600 B.C.E), an odyssey...
China's Bronze Age - Shang Dynasty (1760 - 1520 BCE)
This video discusses the Shang Dynasty (1760-1520 B.C.E) of the Bronze Age in Chinese civilization.
China's Religious History
This video describes various aspects of China's religious history.
China's Tang Dynasty Golden Age
China's Tang dynasty golden age is routinely described as one of the most brilliant eras in Chinese history. Under Tang...
Quick Facts TypeLogographic GenealogySinitic LocationEast Asia > China Time1500 BCE to Present DirectionTop to Bottom...
Chinese Board Game
Group of earthenware figures thought to be playing a game of "Liu Bo". Found in a Han Dynasty (1st-2nd century CE) burial...
Chinese Bronze Bell
This bronze bell was found in China (600-400 BCE). Originally this bell would have belonged to a set of different sized...
Chinese Buddhist Cave Shrines
Explores ancient Buddhist cave shrines in China, including why the sites were created and the major sponsors and patrons...
Chinese Ceramic Dog
Green-glazed ceramic dog, Eastern Han Dynasty, 25-220 CE. Palace Museum (Beijing, China).
Chinese Diamond Sutra
The Buddhist text known as the Diamond Sutra is believed to be the oldest surviving printed book in the world, dated...