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Di Qing: From Frightened Coward to Victorious General

During the Northern Song Dynasty, Han Qi and Fan Zhongyan led the armies to defend against the menacing Western Xia Dynasty. Both influential dignitaries were...

Lady Mu Guiying: A Woman of Courage and Steadfastness

There is a fascinating story about a young Chinese woman named Mu Guiying. She was a beautiful chieftain, hailing from the Northern Song Dynasty...

Song Emperor Huizong: Patron of the Arts

In the year 1100, Huizong took the throne as Northern Song Dynasty’s eighth emperor. At the time, he was just 17 years old. Emperor...

Chinese Idiom: High Morality

The idiom dé gāo wàng zhòng refers to a person of high morality and prestige. It is often used to praise the elderly, much...

Rejecting Lust Results in Building Good Fortune

There are many sayings from ancient times. One is: “When going about one’s business, one must abide by heavenly principles.” Another is: “To expand...

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