Han dynasty

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Noun1.Han dynasty - imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time from 206 BC to AD 220) and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracyHan dynasty - imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time from 206 BC to AD 220) and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy; remembered as one of the great eras of Chinese civilization
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Lucy worked extensively on the blockbuster exhibition and will provide an insight into to the life of China's First Emperor, Qin Shi Huang, exploring his rise to power, his incredible burial site and the legacy of his achievements in the Han Dynasty.
More pictures included remnants of history from the Han Dynasty when religion flourished in China along with Confucianism.
The earliest known physical evidence of tea was discovered in the mausoleum of Emperor Jing of Han in Xi'an, indicating that tea from the genus Camellia was drunk by Han Dynasty emperors as early as the 2nd century BC.
Ruan Ji (210-263) was a player in the transition between the great Han dynasty and the Wei, and through the centuries scholars have read his poetry as reactions to the tumultuous events.
They take us through the early Eastern Han Dynasty and up to the eleventh century, placing the original Chinese and translated English and Italian couplets in delightful visual conversation.
The art of paper-cutting in China may date back to the second century, since paper was invented by Cai Lun in the Eastern Han Dynasty in China.
Historical relics should be protected, such as the tomb of King Chu, a lord in the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 24).
Brashier presents an impressive anthropological survey of China under the Han dynasty [206/202 BCE-220 CE].
8 million-square-foot residential, food, shopping and entertainment destination in Downtown Brooklyn (DoBro), announced today that they've added two new tenants to their roster with both Flying Tiger, a Copenhagen-based design retailer with 650+ locations around the world, and Han Dynasty (Han), a popular Szechuan restaurant.
by Mohammed Mahfoodh Al Ardhi Oman has been mentioned as a key partner to China in documents that belonged to the Han Dynasty, which ruled China between 225 -- 206 BC.
In "Daoism, Meditation, and the Wonders of Serenity: From the Latter Han Dynasty (25-220) to the Tang Dynasty (618-907)", Stephen Eskildsen (North Callahan Distinguished Professor of Religion, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga) offers a comprehensive and exceptionally well organized and presented overview of historical Chinese Daoist religious texts.