Huiyuan also enjoyed enormous popularity among the gentry of South China, for it was to this group that he primarily directed his literary efforts. Some thirty of his works, in the form of letters, essays, prefaces, eulogies, or inscriptions, are extant. Unlike Dao'an, who primarily wrote commentaries for the Buddhist clergy, Huiyuan addressed issues that most concerned the gentry: rebirth, the immortality of the soul, the doctrine of karman, and the nature of the dharmakāya. His previous classical training made him successful in explaining these concepts in terms of the philosophical outlook of the Chinese elite, which at the time was dominated by xuanxue ("dark learning") speculations into the underlying source (ben ) of phenomena. That he never once quoted a Buddhist sūtra by name but made numerous allusions to the Confucian classics attests to his fervent desire to bring Buddhism into the mainstream of Chinese spiritual and intellectual life. Modern scholars have identified certain areas in which Huiyuan's understanding of important Buddhist concepts deviates from that of the Indian texts. They have attributed this both to his concern to present Buddhist notions in a form comprehensible to the Chinese, as in his postulation of a cosmic soul (shen ) as a means of explaining the process of rebirth, or to his frank inability in some instances to master the subtleties of Buddhist doctrine. This is particularly evident in his treatment of the Mādhyamika concepts introduced into China by Kumārajīva. Huiyuan's correspondence with this, perhaps the greatest of all Buddhist translators, is one of our richest sources of information on the development of Buddhist thought in fifth-century China.

I'll start very briefly with the negatives! I wasn't a fan of the decor (or lack of), nor did I enjoy ordering from an iPad (since when did speaking to a human become so challenging), & the menu was good but slightly mish mash...noodles next to pesto pasta for example. The expats outnumbered locals by far, you can read what you want into that. As for the food: yum! The fried lotus root was so good, sweet and sour 'pork' was delightful and the 'ribs' were incredible. You'd pay an arm and a leg for vegan food that good in the UK so I'm not complaining! However, I do have one comment. The food seemed to be designed for a Western pallet...by that I mean it reminded me of a Chinese takeaway you would get on a Saturday night while watching TV. Very sweet and not too spicy. Of course it's 10x better than that and cruelty free which is fab!!! But if you want something more authentic Chinese then go to Godly (not far from People's Square). If you have time then go to both and decide for yourself! If you can only go to one then my preference would be Godly.


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I'll start very briefly with the negatives! I wasn't a fan of the decor (or lack of), nor did I enjoy ordering from an iPad (since when did speaking to a human become so challenging), & the menu was good but slightly mish mash...noodles next to pesto pasta for example. The expats outnumbered locals by far, you can read what you want into that. As for the food: yum! The fried lotus root was so good, sweet and sour 'pork' was delightful and the 'ribs' were incredible. You'd pay an arm and a leg for vegan food that good in the UK so I'm not complaining! However, I do have one comment. The food seemed to be designed for a Western pallet...by that I mean it reminded me of a Chinese takeaway you would get on a Saturday night while watching TV. Very sweet and not too spicy. Of course it's 10x better than that and cruelty free which is fab!!! But if you want something more authentic Chinese then go to Godly (not far from People's Square). If you have time then go to both and decide for yourself! If you can only go to one then my preference would be Godly.
Huiyuan (Chinese: 慧遠; Wade–Giles: Hui-yüan; 334–416 AD) was a Chinese Buddhist teacher who founded Donglin Temple on Mount Lushan in Jiangxi province and wrote the text On Why Monks Do Not Bow Down Before Kings in 404 AD. He was born in Shanxi province but after a long life of Buddhist teaching he wound up in Jiangxi province, where he died in 416. Although he was born in the north, he moved south to live within the bounds of the Eastern Jin Dynasty.
Hello, I'm a student of mandarin Chinese, but only at a beginner level, I have a spoken exam tomorrow and I have written up what I want to say, however I'm not too sure its correct. Note: I haven't used tones on the letters, here's the text. please let me know I will be really grateful! This is what I want it to mean Good morning I am going to speak a little about my life I have 5 family members, mother father brother sister and myself. My mother is a dentist and my father is a business owner they are currently at work. my brother and my sister are both middle school students we live in Woking Surrey but my mother is milanese (italian) my father is (napoli italian) and i also was born in milan. my mom and i go to the solarium once a month. Woking is pretty and very big but has nothing to do at night. However the living habits are very interesting, like the yearly dance off. we go to the cinema, pop concerts and theater. i love going to restourants with my friends. we go to chinese restaurants, italian restaurants and american restaurants I have many hobbies, one of my friends is called prash. we practice kickboxing and kong fu every thursday on monday wednesday thursday and friday i go to uni. I use the train, there is no seats in the mornings but i very much love going to uni. im also a gamer, i own a team with four people. they are called B , Ray, Billy and Yougesh. B is my brother, ray is maltese, billy is english and yougesh is nepalese.We play League of legends, a game very famous in China. thank you for listening. CHINESE::::::: Zaochen hao! Wo yao shuo yi dian guanyu wo de shenghuo Wo jia you wu ge ren , baba mama didi meimei he wo. Wo mama shi yake yisheng he wo baba shi yewu jingli, nimen dou gongzuo xianzai. Wo didi he meimei dou shi zhong xue de xue sheng. Women zhu wojin zai Sali dan wo mama shi yidali Milan ren , baba shi yidali nabulesi ren he ye wo Milan chu sheng . wo he mama qu rengong riguangyu yi ge yue Wo jin shi xiangdang he hen da dan mei you shenme zuo de wangshang raner zher de shenghuo ziguan hen youyisi biru shuo meinian de dou wu. Women qu dianyingyuan, liuxing yinyuehui he juyian. Wo you henduo aihao Wo xihuan qu zai can ting yu wo pengyou. Women qu zhongguo can ting, yidali can ting he meiguo can ting mei yue yici Wo de yi ge pengyou jiao Prash. Women zuo taiquandao he gong fu fang xingqisi. Xingqiyi, xingqisan xingqisi he xingqiwu wo qu daxue wo zui huoche, zhaoshang zhe shi bu zuowei dan wo hen xihuan qu daxue. Wo shi wanjia, wo you yige tuandui you si ge ren. Tamen jiao B, Ray, Billy he Yougesh. B shi wo didi, Ray shi maertaren, billy shi yinguoren he yougesh shi niboren. Women wan yingxiong lianmeng, Zhege youxi hen shou huanying zai zhonguo. Xiexie nin ting THANK YOU to anyone who manages to help <3
Anyway, I decided to ask my mom and my grandmother about it and they told me a few legends. (I rewatched the episode "Alpha" too) All my mom and my grandmother told me was that the Wan Sheng Dhole was a type of dog and that it did die out due to hunting. It was a rare breed of dog with 5 toes and very unusual eyes. My grandmother believed that they were murderous men who had been cursed to walk the earth in the form of a dog…. Anyway, my mother told me to ask my grandfather about it (He is a Shinto Priest in Taiwan) I Realize this thread is almost a decade old now but I figured I might as well give some information incase anyone was interested.
Jiaozuo is noted for its blast furnaces and machine construction industries. The total GDP of the city in 2017 was 234.28 billion yuan, an increase of 7.4% over the previous year. Among them, the added value of the primary industry was 13.733 billion yuan, up 4.6%; the added value of the secondary industry was 13.841 billion yuan, up 6.7%; the added value of the tertiary industry was 81.143 billion yuan, up 9.1%. The per capita GDP reached 65,936 yuan. The three industrial structures changed from 6.4:59.3:34.3 of 2016 to 5.9:59.5:34.6.link
Hello, I'm a student of mandarin Chinese, but only at a beginner level, I have a spoken exam tomorrow and I have written up what I want to say, however I'm not too sure its correct. Note: I haven't used tones on the letters, here's the text. please let me know I will be really grateful! This is what I want it to mean Good morning I am going to speak a little about my life I have 5 family members, mother father brother sister and myself. My mother is a dentist and my father is a business owner they are currently at work. my brother and my sister are both middle school students we live in Woking Surrey but my mother is milanese (italian) my father is (napoli italian) and i also was born in milan. my mom and i go to the solarium once a month. Woking is pretty and very big but has nothing to do at night. However the living habits are very interesting, like the yearly dance off. we go to the cinema, pop concerts and theater. i love going to restourants with my friends. we go to chinese restaurants, italian restaurants and american restaurants I have many hobbies, one of my friends is called prash. we practice kickboxing and kong fu every thursday on monday wednesday thursday and friday i go to uni. I use the train, there is no seats in the mornings but i very much love going to uni. im also a gamer, i own a team with four people. they are called B , Ray, Billy and Yougesh. B is my brother, ray is maltese, billy is english and yougesh is nepalese.We play League of legends, a game very famous in China. thank you for listening. CHINESE::::::: Zaochen hao! Wo yao shuo yi dian guanyu wo de shenghuo Wo jia you wu ge ren , baba mama didi meimei he wo. Wo mama shi yake yisheng he wo baba shi yewu jingli, nimen dou gongzuo xianzai. Wo didi he meimei dou shi zhong xue de xue sheng. Women zhu wojin zai Sali dan wo mama shi yidali Milan ren , baba shi yidali nabulesi ren he ye wo Milan chu sheng . wo he mama qu rengong riguangyu yi ge yue Wo jin shi xiangdang he hen da dan mei you shenme zuo de wangshang raner zher de shenghuo ziguan hen youyisi biru shuo meinian de dou wu. Women qu dianyingyuan, liuxing yinyuehui he juyian. Wo you henduo aihao Wo xihuan qu zai can ting yu wo pengyou. Women qu zhongguo can ting, yidali can ting he meiguo can ting mei yue yici Wo de yi ge pengyou jiao Prash. Women zuo taiquandao he gong fu fang xingqisi. Xingqiyi, xingqisan xingqisi he xingqiwu wo qu daxue wo zui huoche, zhaoshang zhe shi bu zuowei dan wo hen xihuan qu daxue. Wo shi wanjia, wo you yige tuandui you si ge ren. Tamen jiao B, Ray, Billy he Yougesh. B shi wo didi, Ray shi maertaren, billy shi yinguoren he yougesh shi niboren. Women wan yingxiong lianmeng, Zhege youxi hen shou huanying zai zhonguo. Xiexie nin ting THANK YOU to anyone who manages to help <3
Das kleine Restaurant bietet Platz für ca. 20-30 Leute. Die Einrichtung ist einfach, aber sauber. Man bestellt via Tablet mit bebilderten Gerichten. Die Auswahl ist groß, die Preise sind sehr günstig (Hauptgericht ca. 30-50 Yuen Reis 3 Yuen). Die Portionen sind wie auf den Bildern. Sie sind ausreichend und dem Preis angemessen. Verschiedene Gerichte probiert. Alle sehr lecker. Kam deshalb öfters. Absolute Empfehlung.
Qingdao, also known as for its romanized name, Tsingtao, it is a city located in the east coast of China and the main city of the Shandong Province. The city features for being an important seaport, counting with the world’s longest sea bridge, the Jiaozhou Bay Bridge. It is famous for being home of the popular Chinese beer Tsingtao. Along with Shanghai, Beijing, Dalian and Hong Kong, has a relevant importance as a global financial centre. Given its temperate climate, Qingdao is popular among not only local tourists, also international visitors. Regarding its interesting places, you shouldn’t miss Laoshan Mountain, an important Taoist centre, Qingdao church, and some of its beautiful beaches and some of its vestiges regarding Japanese and German architecture in Ba Da Guan, located in the Western Shinan district.
Similar to western medicine, in TCM, the Gallbladder and Liver have a symbiotic relationship. In TCM theory, Liver plays a crucial role in circulating Qi and Blood in the body. Gallbladder stores and drains the bile secreted from the Liver. However, when the Liver does not dredge and the Gallbladder does not drain properly, Qi is stagnant and excess bile accumulates, causing sediments to form. Therefore, from a TCM perspective, in order to resolve precipitate formation, the Liver needs to dredge, and the Gallbladder drained. These are the chief actions of GallbladClear.
1850. Around this year, the Chinese Wanshang Dhole wild dog  is believed to become extinct. The dog, a scavanger, is also the basis for Chinese myth  and legend which calls it a trickster dog, able to open doors, steal wives and disappear  into thin air. The Wangshang Dhole may also be related to a form of Chinese werewolf, which does not become extinct.
It’s super easy to find, and there’s a clear Happy Cow sign on the window. I had a fried mushroom dish which was super yummy. Unfortunately it came out way sooner than the other two dishes I ordered, making 1. me almost finished with them and 2. them cold by the time the other two dishes came out. The food is very, very fresh. The next dish that arrived were the walnut buns (dim sum section of menu), which were slightly sweet and pleasant. The next dish that came out were steamed dumplings/jiaozi, that arrived piping hot. They were good, but really filling, so you should be fairly hungry when eating this dish if you’re by yourself. The problem with this dish was with the sauce that came with it, which I can’t even call sauce; it was just melted and very greasy sesame seed butter without any flavor at all. The service was really warm and friendly here, so I’d definitely come back to try more dishes, and bring someone with me next time. They have an iPad menu that has some English, and ordering is pretty easy.
Hello, I'm a student of mandarin Chinese, but only at a beginner level, I have a spoken exam tomorrow and I have written up what I want to say, however I'm not too sure its correct. Note: I haven't used tones on the letters, here's the text. please let me know I will be really grateful! This is what I want it to mean Good morning I am going to speak a little about my life I have 5 family members, mother father brother sister and myself. My mother is a dentist and my father is a business owner they are currently at work. my brother and my sister are both middle school students we live in Woking Surrey but my mother is milanese (italian) my father is (napoli italian) and i also was born in milan. my mom and i go to the solarium once a month. Woking is pretty and very big but has nothing to do at night. However the living habits are very interesting, like the yearly dance off. we go to the cinema, pop concerts and theater. i love going to restourants with my friends. we go to chinese restaurants, italian restaurants and american restaurants I have many hobbies, one of my friends is called prash. we practice kickboxing and kong fu every thursday on monday wednesday thursday and friday i go to uni. I use the train, there is no seats in the mornings but i very much love going to uni. im also a gamer, i own a team with four people. they are called B , Ray, Billy and Yougesh. B is my brother, ray is maltese, billy is english and yougesh is nepalese.We play League of legends, a game very famous in China. thank you for listening. CHINESE::::::: Zaochen hao! Wo yao shuo yi dian guanyu wo de shenghuo Wo jia you wu ge ren , baba mama didi meimei he wo. Wo mama shi yake yisheng he wo baba shi yewu jingli, nimen dou gongzuo xianzai. Wo didi he meimei dou shi zhong xue de xue sheng. Women zhu wojin zai Sali dan wo mama shi yidali Milan ren , baba shi yidali nabulesi ren he ye wo Milan chu sheng . wo he mama qu rengong riguangyu yi ge yue Wo jin shi xiangdang he hen da dan mei you shenme zuo de wangshang raner zher de shenghuo ziguan hen youyisi biru shuo meinian de dou wu. Women qu dianyingyuan, liuxing yinyuehui he juyian. Wo you henduo aihao Wo xihuan qu zai can ting yu wo pengyou. Women qu zhongguo can ting, yidali can ting he meiguo can ting mei yue yici Wo de yi ge pengyou jiao Prash. Women zuo taiquandao he gong fu fang xingqisi. Xingqiyi, xingqisan xingqisi he xingqiwu wo qu daxue wo zui huoche, zhaoshang zhe shi bu zuowei dan wo hen xihuan qu daxue. Wo shi wanjia, wo you yige tuandui you si ge ren. Tamen jiao B, Ray, Billy he Yougesh. B shi wo didi, Ray shi maertaren, billy shi yinguoren he yougesh shi niboren. Women wan yingxiong lianmeng, Zhege youxi hen shou huanying zai zhonguo. Xiexie nin ting THANK YOU to anyone who manages to help <3
Jiaozuo (Chinese: 焦作; pinyin: Jiāozuò [tɕjáu.tswô]; postal: Tsiaotso) is a prefecture-level city in northern Henan province, China. Sitting on the northern bank of the Yellow River, it borders the provincial capital of Zhengzhou to the south, Xinxiang to the east, Jiyuan to the west, Luoyang to the southwest, and the province of Shanxi to the north.Jiaozuo is one of the core cities of the Central Plains urban agglomeration and a regional central city in the Jin-Yu border area.link
Di Qing was born to a poor family in Xihe, Fenzhou (汾州西河; present-day Fenyang, Shanxi). He sported tattoos on his face and excelled in mounted archery. In 1038, during the reign of Emperor Renzong of Song, Di Qing was appointed as Commander (指揮使) of Yanzhou (延州; covering parts of present-day Shaanxi). He participated in the war between Song and Western Xia. Each time he went to war, he would don a bronze mask and let his hair run wild and disheveled, charging onto the battlefield. Di Qing was known to be close to Song ministers such as Yin Zhu (尹洙), Han Qi (韓琦) and Fan Zhongyan. Fan Zhongyan once presented Di Qing a copy of the Zuo Zhuan and advised him to read. Di Qing took up scholarly pursuits and became a versed military strategist. He was later promoted to Assistant Commissioner of the Bureau of Military Affairs (樞密副使) for his contributions. Di Qing participated in a total of 25 battles in his lifetime. Of these battles, he was best known for his night raid on Kunlun Pass on the 15th day of the first lunar month in 1053. He died at age 48.
1850. Around this year, the Chinese Wanshang Dhole wild dog  is believed to become extinct. The dog, a scavanger, is also the basis for Chinese myth  and legend which calls it a trickster dog, able to open doors, steal wives and disappear  into thin air. The Wangshang Dhole may also be related to a form of Chinese werewolf, which does not become extinct.
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