Along The River During The Daoisming Festival Analysis

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The Chinese Paintings shows the Daoism/ Taoism in the people of China, especially, the famous landscape paintings such as “Along the River During the Qingming Festival” of Zhang Zeduan. Daoism is often interpreted as a person living a simply, honestly, and in harmony with nature. Along the River During the Qingming Festival captures the daily life of people from the Song period at the capital, Bianjing, today’s Kaifeng in Henan. The theme celebrates the festive spirit and prosperous street scene at the Qingming Festival, rather than the holiday’s ceremonial aspects, such as tomb sweeping and prayers (comuseum.com, chinahighlights.com). The scene from the collection of this paintings shows the simple and honest life in the capital by remembering

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