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Emperor Gaozong of Song 2017-05-11
Emperor Gaozong of Song, whose personal name is Zhao Gou, is the tenth emperor of the Song Dynasty and the founder of the Southern Song Dynasty. He used to be a regional lord and fled south to Lin’an, the present Hangzhou city after the two emperors of the Song Dynasty were captured by invaders and reestablished what is now known as the Southern Song Dynasty. Emperor Gaozong of Song is excellent in poem composing and calligraphy and had significant influence on other Chinese poets. He died at the age of 81 and was one of the few longevous emperors in Chinese history.

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The Art of the Guqin2017-11-21
Guqin, is a traditional Chinese musical instrument with a history that spans at least three thousand years. Ranked first in the following top four traditional Chinese arts – Guqin, Chess, Calligraphy and Painting, Guqin has long been considered as the symbol of elegance and has been the long-chosen musical accompaniment for singing ancient scholars. To know or to master the art of the Guqin, then the following influential places in Hangzhou are a good place to start.
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Hangzhou, Soaked in Traditional Chinese Medicine2017-11-21
Traditional Chinese medicine has a time-honored history. As early as ancient times, through the process of struggling with nature, traditional Chinese medicine was created. When searching for food, it was discovered that plants could relieve symptoms, which is the origins of traditional Chinese medicine; hot rocks or sand and earth wrapped up with furs or tree barks eased pain when warming oneself by a fire, which is how moxibustion came into being. It is also during the process of producing tools, that the ancient Chinese discovered the stabbing of some parts of the body can ease the pain of some other parts of the body, and that is how acupuncture come into being.
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