Achievements of the Han Dynasty
The achievements of the Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE), often regarded...
Ancestor Worship in Ancient China
Ancestor worship in ancient China dates back to the Neolithic period...
Ancient Japanese & Chinese Relations
Relations between ancient Japan and China have a long history...
Ancient Korean & Chinese Relations
Contact between Korea and China goes back to mythology and prehistory...
Chariots in Ancient Chinese Warfare
The chariot was used in Chinese warfare from around 1250 BCE but...
Lacquer was a popular form of decoration and protective covering...
Crossbows in Ancient Chinese Warfare
The crossbow was introduced into Chinese warfare during the Warring...
Daily Life in Ancient China
Chinese culture is one of the oldest in the world today. Over 6,000...
Dogen's One Bright Pearl & the Neo-Confucian Pattern
The concept of Oneness is expressed repeatedly in philosophical...
Eunuchs in Ancient China
Eunuchs were powerful political players in ancient Chinese government...
Ghosts in Ancient China
Ghost stories were the earliest form of literature in ancient China...
Interview: Korea-Japan Relations Through the Prism of Archaeology
Ancient East Asia was dominated by the three states known today...