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Translated Chinese Poems - 300 Tang Poems II (011-020)

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:14:36 pm | Author: Admin ]
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Five-character-ancient-verse

Du Fu

SEEING Li Bai IN A DREAM I

There are sobs when death is the cause of parting;
But life has its partings again and again.
...From the poisonous damps of the southern river
You had sent me not one sign from your exile --
Till you came to me last night in a dream,
Because I am always thinking of you.
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Translated Chinese Poems - Tang Poems I (001-010)

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:13:07 pm | Author: Admin ]
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Five-character-ancient-verse

Zhang Jiuling

THOUGHTS I

A lonely swan from the sea flies,
To alight on puddles it does not deign.
Nesting in the poplar of pearls
It spies and questions green birds twain:
"Don't you fear the threat of slings,
Perched on top of branches so high?
Nice clothes invite pointing fingers,
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Social Security

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:04:10 pm | Author: Admin ]
Showing loving care for the old person 

Under the planned economy, the Chinese government took care of old-age pension, medical service and other welfare of all civil servants, and staff and workers of enterprises and institutions. If one was employed by a state enterprise or institution, he would be taken care of all his life, although it was a low-level security system.
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Religious Belief

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:03:31 pm | Author: Admin ]
The Present Conditions of Religion in China

China is a country with a great diversity of religions, with over 100 million followers of the various faiths. The main religions are Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, China's indigenous Taoism, along with Shamanism, Eastern Orthodox Christianity and the Naxi people's Dongba religion. The Hui, Uygur, Kazak, Kirgiz, Tatar, Ozbek, Tajik,
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Income

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:02:26 pm | Author: Admin ]

Tremendous changes have taken place in the life of the Chinese people in the past 50 years, especially in the past two decades. People's income has been constantly on the rise, and personal properties have steadily increased. Houses and apartments, cars, computers, stocks and traveling abroad have become the main contents of people's daily investments or consumption. In 2000,
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Genealogy

  
[ 2005-07-27 22:01:34 pm | Author: Admin ]
In the history of the Chinese people, there are three important elements: China's history, the local gazette and a clan's genealogy, amongst which, genealogy has the longest history and is the most influential.


Jia Pu (genealogy), also known as Zu Pu, is a record of a clan's history and lineage. It documents the origins of the surname, the migration
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