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How thinking small became a business for Malay…

How thinking small became a business for Malaysian artist: undefined

inkjadestudio: 中秋节 Mid-Autumn Festival 2018 P…

inkjadestudio:

中秋节 Mid-Autumn Festival 2018

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The last two photos are mine, taken at a mall in Singapore where I was window-shopping for mooncakes with a friend.

Today is Mid-Autumn Festival which is celebrated on the 15th of the eighth month of the Chinese lunar calendar. Read more

ziseviolet: Portraits of several of the female…

ziseviolet:

Portraits of several of the female Buddhist donors depicted in the famous Dunhuang Murals from the Mogao Caves of China, by Chinese artist -阿舍-. The women are wearing traditional Chinese hanfu, jewelry, and makeup. (X)

 

Portraits 1-5: Cave 61 (Five Dynasties 907-960 AD). This cave was dedicated by the family of Cao Yuanzhong, military governor of the Guiyijun regime. The portraits depict the women of the Cao family.

Portrait 6: Cave 9 (Late Tang Dynasty

875-907 AD). The portrait depicts Lady He.

Portraits 7-9: Cave 130 (High Tang Dynasty 705-781 AD). This cave was dedicated by the family of Le Tinghuan, Satrap of Jinchang Prefecture. The portraits depict his wife Lady Wang (7) and their two daughters (8 & 9). 

xiyalan:

xiyalan:

Inside a mooncake,there’s sky and family.

Portraits of several of the female Buddhist do…

Portraits of several of the female Buddhist donors depicted in the famous Dunhuang Murals from the Mogao Caves of China, by Chinese artist -阿舍-. The women are wearing traditional Chinese hanfu, jewelry, and makeup. (X)

 

Portraits 1-5: Cave 61 (Five Dynasties 907-960 AD). This cave was dedicated by the family of Cao Yuanzhong, military governor of the Guiyijun regime. The portraits depict the women of the Cao family.

Portrait 6: Cave 9 (Late Tang Dynasty

875-907 AD). The portrait depicts Lady He.

Portraits 7-9: Cave 130 (High Tang Dynasty 705-781 AD). This cave was dedicated by the family of Le Tinghuan, Satrap of Jinchang Prefecture. The portraits depict his wife Lady Wang (7) and their two daughters (8 & 9). 

zeldacw: Mothers of Sun & Moon The mot…

zeldacw:

Mothers of Sun & Moon

The mother of Twelve Moons (months), Chang Xi (常曦), and the mother of Ten Suns, Xi He (羲和), spending time together as usual, and the Jade Rabbit (玉兔) sleeping behind them.  Chang Xi and Xi He are fond of each other and they share a decorative bird husband :U

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xiyalan: Inside a mooncake,there’s sky and fam…

xiyalan:

Inside a mooncake,there’s sky and family.

inkjadestudio: 秋分 Qiufen Autumnal Equinox 23 S…

inkjadestudio:

秋分 Qiufen Autumnal Equinox 23 Sept 2018

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秋分 or Autumnal Equinox is the 16th solar term in the Chinese calendar. Read More

i-dragonqueen: Since I was told this was way …

i-dragonqueen:

Since I was told this was way too hard to read, I’m putting it here again in another format.

So again, short introduction to one of my favorite historical figures, Wu Zetian.

And again, credits to French artist Pénélope Bagieu (I only translated)

Take a look at those about Mae Jemison or N’Zinga!

yansanniang:@ 李子柒 Mooncakes for mid-autumn …

yansanniang:

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李子柒

Mooncakes for mid-autumn festival in a gorgeous container, by famous Chinese vlogger Li Ziqi. It’s available on Taobao here.