Rivers are mostly traveled by boats, as in the mountains, they are more traveled by vehicle or on foot. The mountainous areas, as mentioned before, make up about two thirds of the country and nearly all the mountain ranges run from East to West China. China has some of the largest and longest rivers. There is a plentiful amount of lakes which are different depending on which part of the region you may be in; Northern China has salt water lakes while Southeast China has fresh water
How Buddhism Influenced Chinese Culture As one of the four great ancient civilizations, China has a very long history and a gorgeous culture. We can not ignore the fact that not only religions and cultures are inseparable, but also can influence each other profoundly, Just like Buddhism and Chinese culture. “The Chinese traditional culture includes three systems of thought: Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism. The first two are Chinese culture, and Buddhism is a foreign religion from India. For over 2,000 years, Buddhism has interacted with all levels of Chinese culture such as literature, philosophy, morality, arts, architecture and religions.
Since the start of time and people are moving around and trying to find shelter. When humans decided to settle and live in one location of land that caused the creation of many great civilizations. One of the greatest civilizations of all time is the ancient Chinese, which is the home of many dynasties such as the Han, Xia, Xi’an, and many more. The dynasty that we are discussing for our project is the Xi’an by comparing its past and present in the following topics which are geography, population, culture, transportation, government and finally trade. Firstly Xi’an is located in the east of Western China in the middle of The Huanghe River.
Chinese Cuisine Introduction America is a diverse nation that enjoys adding food from different parts of the world to its menu. In this case, America is in love with Chinese food, especially Chinese restaurants, takeout dinners and fortune cookies, (which are not really Chinese). This popularity is from all over the world where one cannot miss a restaurant or two providing these delicious fare. As with any food, there is a rich history behind this famous cuisine that anyone interested in learning how to cook this type of food should know. The Chinese view cooking as an art form that requires dedication to perfect each meal for those who eat it to enjoy.
It is interesting in seeing the rapid integration of Chinese food culture into American culture over just a few decades. For years Chinese people have lived in America, but only after a few events, mainly Nixon visiting China and WWII, did Chinese culture really impact America. This is a result of globalization in the twentieth century. As communities connect via trade and immigration, other aspects of culture are bound to also be shared: Chinese food is a perfect example of globalization. It would be interesting to study the correlations between immigration and major world events and the influx of Chinese food into American food
As a matter of fact, China Dream is the localization and characteristic reshape of America Dream to build a moderately prosperous society and realize national rejuvenation. Essentially, the principle of American Dream lights million of people hope, beliefs and
One of the most important areas of Silk Road was Indian Ocean. It was important because of very busy trade between Egypt and India, and also development of maritime trade. Silk Road was also important because it made bound between Asian cultures. Buddhists from India took their religion all the way to the China in 100 year a.c. where it was adopted very good. Many Chinese explorers, diplomats, monks and historians went to neighborhood countries to fortify relations between countries.
In these places you should only drink bottled water with intact seals. In major Chinese cities they experience frequent high pollution and people with cardiac and respiratory conditions are especially affected. In China you also have significant risk of HIV/AIDS and should take necessary pre-caution when engaging in any activities that could risk infection. If you plan on going to the more rural areas of china you should get a vaccine for the Japanese Encephalitis, a mosquito-borne illness that is much more prevalent from June to August. In rural areas there is also a heightened risk of malaria and the risk increases even more during the warmer weather, there is medicine available to reduce the risk of malaria if you do plan on going to the rural areas of
The traditional Chinese cultures have a development process for thousand years, now we are creating another kind of traditional culture especially under the wave of globalization. Although the form of expressing or performing the culture experienced some changes but the basic idea and belief behind rarely changed. To promote Chinese culture we would refer to the essence of Chinese wisdom so the following is actual practicing of different dimensions of Chinese traditions which show the beauty of China. The family concept is the essence of Chinese culture. From ancient China to modern, the idea of family is always associated with love and harmonious which is also the basis of our nation and our country, therefore, I would like to include this