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Chu-Han Contention

Emperor Gao (256 – 195 BC), commonly known in China as Gaozu, personal name Liu Bang, was the first emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty, ruling over China from 202 BC until 195 BC. After defeating the Qin Empire, Liu Bang, as one of the rival leaders was awarded the Principality of Han (known as [...]

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The Origin of Ching Ming Festival

The Ching Ming Festival had it origin from a legend. It is said that in the Qin Dynasty, Liu Bang and the King of West Chu, Xiang Yu, are fighting for the right to rule of the Central Plains of China. After several years of battle, the world is eventually achieved by Liu Bang, who [...]

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