China

{"content":{"id":1382,"title":"Manchurian Couple from the Boxer Codex","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/469.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-09T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-12T21:07:09.000Z","updated_at":"2020-05-12T21:07:09.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=philippines\"\u003ephilippines\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sixteenth_century\"\u003esixteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e"}

Manchurian Couple from the Boxer Codex

{"content":{"id":1485,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Cf2QyHRXxw\"\u003eLittle Pig\u003c/a\u003e: A bizarre Chinese ad with inexplicably high production values.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-22T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-22T16:57:27.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-22T18:01:37.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hype\"\u003ehype\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

Little Pig: A bizarre Chinese ad with inexplicably high production values.

{"content":{"id":1480,"title":"Monument to Cao Xueqin in Nanjin","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4a3.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-22T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-20T23:19:45.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-20T23:19:45.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sculpture\"\u003esculpture\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=architecture\"\u003earchitecture\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chinese\"\u003echinese\u003c/a\u003e"}

Monument to Cao Xueqin in Nanjin

{"content":{"id":1465,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nEven if you can't speak Chinese, watch \u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/C4SMPQyiLy4\"\u003ethis 65-second trailer\u003c/a\u003e for a 1966 Kung Fu movie. I think it is the greatest trailer I have ever seen in my life.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-20T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-15T15:27:16.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-15T15:27:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hong_kong\"\u003ehong_kong\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=action\"\u003eaction\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=kong_fu\"\u003ekong_fu\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

Even if you can't speak Chinese, watch this 65-second trailer for a 1966 Kung Fu movie. I think it is the greatest trailer I have ever seen in my life.

{"content":{"id":1449,"title":"Hanshitie - Su Shi","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/491.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nIn addition to being a great scholar and artist, he's still very famous in China for inventing deep-fried pork fat.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-13T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-06T19:45:22.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-07T16:52:15.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=calligraphy\"\u003ecalligraphy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=song\"\u003esong\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=eleventh_century\"\u003eeleventh_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e"}

Hanshitie - Su Shi

In addition to being a great scholar and artist, he's still very famous in China for inventing deep-fried pork fat.

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Fisherman - Wu Zhen

{"content":{"id":1358,"title":"From \"Eight Views of Xiaoxiang\" - Li Shi","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/45d.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-06T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-30T01:23:12.000Z","updated_at":"2020-04-30T01:23:12.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=song\"\u003esong\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twelfth_century\"\u003etwelfth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e"}

From "Eight Views of Xiaoxiang" - Li Shi

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Tenjin on his way to China

{"content":{"id":1182,"title":"The Fourth Concubine Of Hexing - Lam Qua","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/3db.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-03-30T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-03T02:11:04.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-03T02:11:04.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=portraits\"\u003eportraits\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pink\"\u003epink\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Fourth Concubine Of Hexing - Lam Qua

{"content":{"id":1168,"title":"The Chenghua Emperor Of Ming","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/3d0.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-03-21T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-02-26T22:59:19.000Z","updated_at":"2020-02-26T22:59:19.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=yellow\"\u003eyellow\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=portraits\"\u003eportraits\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fifteenth_century\"\u003efifteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Chenghua Emperor Of Ming

{"content":{"id":1149,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nNot as well known as Sunzi's Art of War, but still quite good (and short): \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirty-Six_Stratagems\"\u003ethe 36 Stratagems\u003c/a\u003e (a.k.a. 36 Ways of Getting out of Trouble)\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-03-02T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-02-24T23:31:08.000Z","updated_at":"2020-02-24T23:31:08.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

Not as well known as Sunzi's Art of War, but still quite good (and short): the 36 Stratagems (a.k.a. 36 Ways of Getting out of Trouble)

{"content":{"id":1097,"title":"Emperor Taizong Of Song","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/3a7.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-02-10T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-01-31T03:34:08.000Z","updated_at":"2020-01-31T03:34:08.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=portraits\"\u003eportraits\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=song\"\u003esong\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tenth_century\"\u003etenth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

Emperor Taizong Of Song

{"content":{"id":1104,"title":"Weekly Links Change/Rat","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nI've found that I'm better at queuing up a lot of posts at once than sitting down once a week and doing weekly links. So from now on, as my Year of the Rat resolution, I'll be doing one daily link instead of weekly links. That way I can queue up a bunch and never miss them.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nOur first daily link, to celebrate my resolution and because it's still Spring Festival/Lunar New Years' Season until February 9th, is a post on \u003ca href=\"https://ferrebeekeeper.wordpress.com/2020/01/28/japanese-rat-art/\"\u003eJapanese Rat Art\u003c/a\u003e by one of my favourite blogs.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-02-05T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-02-04T22:19:26.000Z","updated_at":"2020-02-04T22:20:08.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links Change/Rat

I've found that I'm better at queuing up a lot of posts at once than sitting down once a week and doing weekly links. So from now on, as my Year of the Rat resolution, I'll be doing one daily link instead of weekly links. That way I can queue up a bunch and never miss them.

Our first daily link, to celebrate my resolution and because it's still Spring Festival/Lunar New Years' Season until February 9th, is a post on Japanese Rat Art by one of my favourite blogs.

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Ten Kings Of Hell - Jin Chushi

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Bird And Plum Tree - Chen Hongshou

Click Image For Detail
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Han Dynasty Gate Tower, Tomb Of Gao Yi