Monday, 28 September 2015

A Rare Imperial Thangka (Qing Dynasty)

Compiled from Sotheby's Imperial Pursuits - Treasures from the Palace Workshops

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

A Very Unique Rolling Clock that Takes 24 hours to Roll from Top to Bottom For Sale

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Monday, 21 September 2015

Shi Hu - The Emperor Who Robbed Tombs

Some quick facts about this emperor:
Ø     He was the third and last ruler of the Later Zhou Dynasty.
Ø    He was a member of the Jie tribe.
Ø    Seized power over the throne by murdering the emperor, who was also  his nephew.

Ø    Had more than 100,000 women at his disposal.

Who was he?

Compiled from Infamous Chinese Emperors

Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Monday, 14 September 2015

Thoughts of the Day #3

1.     What policy did Zhu Yuanzhang adopt to win the people's support?

2.     Zhu Yuanzhang started the provincial system in China which lasts till today. What were the provinces like?