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Water Margin - the final part

Weapons! Violence! Manly men! Bad guys!

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Shi Nai’an during the Yuan Dynasty

And so, we come to the conclusion of the epic tale about Song Jiang and his 107 heroes of Liangshan Marsh.

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Water Margin - part two

Weapons! Violence! Manly men! Bad guys!

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Shi Nai’an during the Yuan Dynasty

Seventy chapters. That’s how long it takes to assemble 108 heroes and their army on Mount Liangshan.

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The ruins of Yuxian village in northeast Guangdong

With his grin and his chubby cheeks, Master He (贺), the only monk in the village, looked like Buddha Maitreya, the smiling Buddha whose statue throned at the entrance of the temple. 827 more words

Ancient Village

Water Margin - part one

Weapons! Violence! Manly men! Bad guys!

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Shi Nai’an during the Yuan Dynasty

Continuing in my quest to read the great four classical Chinese novels, I’ve decided that…

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Action/adventure

Reflections of Song and Yuan dynasties in Fan Anxiang's art

According to his own statements, the artist creates artworks loaded with imagination, like the paintings of the Chinese Song and Yuan dynasties: in fact, he has absorbed the spirit of serial books of these periods and tries to create his own style which reflects the reality of society and touches the contemporary pace.

Contemporary

REMEMBERING YOUR BEAUTIFUL SOFT HANDS

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At the Garden of life
We had an accidental encounter
We improvised with spirits of poetry
To find each other ready for love
With Spring we changed into each other… 94 more words

Poetry