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Top 10 Contributions of Sun Tzu

When life gives you lemons, should you make lemonade? Interesting question. All through life, we face many situations which we wish we had a guide book for. And that’s where Sun Tzu comes into the picture. But who is he, you might ask? Sun Tzu was a Chinese general, military strategist, author, and thinker who lived during the Eastern Zhou … Read more >>

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Top 10 Contributions of Confucius

Our civilizations have been built on the hard work of our ancestors, and the heritage we cherish is the result of years of learning and knowledge. Countless battles have been fought and numerous expeditions have taken place to explore the planet and create a better world for future generations. History does not do justice to the efforts of our predecessors, … Read more >>

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Top 10 Interesting and Fascinating Myths in Ancient China

As well as being the most densely populated country in the world, China has one of the richest histories and cultures. China’s history can be divided into prehistoric, ancient and imperial China and each subsequent dynasty provides us with an insight into how this mighty country has developed over the years. The country’s myths and legends are a rich vein … Read more >>

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Top 10 Garments That Were Popular in Ancient China

Ancient Chinese clothes were more than just garments to cover the body. They were the symbols of prestige and the embodiment of culture, and essential to show a person’s social status. The rich and poor dressed very differently in ancient China. Poor people wore hemp backpacks which were durable, loose fitting, and comfortable for working in the fields. On the … Read more >>

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Top 10 Marvelous Types of Ancient Chinese Art

Ancient Chinese art is arguably one of the oldest continuous traditions in the world. Chinese art can be dated back to 10,000 BC, the Neolithic period, when simple pottery and sculptures were mostly common. The art has evolved with time, and religion, politics, and philosophy have all played an important role in ancient Chinese art. This includes calligraphy, poetry, and … Read more >>

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Top 10 Traditional Ancient Chinese Foods

The history of Chinese food dates back to about 5000 BC. Over this vast period of time, Chinese people have developed their own unique way of preparing food. Their ways of identifying ingredients to make perfect combinations, their multi-phased cooking techniques, and their administering of multi-phased flavoring have all been developed gradually. The ancient Chinese had a very healthy diet, … Read more >>

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Top 10 Astonishing Ancient Chinese Mythology Stories

China, a land of mystery and enchantment, is filled with many images: gods and goddesses, mythical creatures, historical characters, dragons, unicorns. Throughout its history, China has seen many conflicts, religions, and philosophies that have been interwoven into Chinese myths. In many of the well-known Chinese tales, we often find no clear distinction between reality and myth, earth and heaven, history … Read more >>

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Top 18 Ancient Chinese Inventions and Discoveries

The ancient Chinese were innovative and determined. They met their daily needs by creating and innovating some of the most important and long-lasting items in history. Ancient Chinese inventions date back to the Paleolithic period, and the Chinese were always ahead of their contemporaries when it came to inventing valuable things. They have given us the four greatest inventions in … Read more >>