Anyang

What is Anyang known for?


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(滑台, in modern in modern Anyang, Henan). Murong De did so, and once at Huatai, in spring 398, he effectively declared independence by claiming the title Prince of Yan and changing era name, establishing Southern Yan. Meanwhile, not knowing this and having received Murong De's earlier report requesting that he return to the south, Murong Bao prepared a campaign to recover lost territory, against Murong Nong and Murong Sheng's pleas that the army was already worn out. Murong

, but Murong Lin then planned another rebellion, and Murong De executed him. Around the new year 398, with Tuoba Gui ready to attack Yecheng, Yecheng's defender Murong De abandoned it and fled south of the Yellow River, to Huatai (滑台, in modern Anyang, Henan), where he declared an independent Southern Yan state. With resistance north of the Yellow River largely gone, Tuoba Gui left Tuoba Yi and Suhe Ba (素和跋) as viceroys over the former Later Yan territory, and returned to Shengle

. In order to enhance communications and control, Tuoba Gui constructed a highway between Wangdu (望都, in modern Baoding, Hebei) and Dai (代, in modern Zhangjiakou, Hebei), over the Taihang Mountains. He soon, however, recalled Tuoba Yi to be his prime minister and replaced him with his cousin Tuoba Zun (拓拔遵) the Duke of Lueyang. In 398, against Murong Sheng's and Murong Nong's advice, Murong Bao insisted on launching another campaign to try to regain territory lost


ancient architecture

Temple thumb left Tianning Temple Tianning Si (Mansion Temple) was established during the Zhou dynasty, and has recently been restored by the Protection and Research Institute of Ancient Architecture of Anyang City, and opened to the public. The main structures within the temple compound include: the gate house, the three-room (8.4m x 14m) Hall of the Heavenly King with hanging-eaves over the gables rebuilt in 2002,

authorlink author coauthors title Hall of the Heavenly King url format work publisher Tianning Temple pages page date accessdate quote The Hall, an architecture of hanging-eaves over the gables, has a space of 3 rooms with a length of 14m, a width of 8.4m and a height of 9.6m. It was designed and rebuilt on the site by the Protection and Research Institute of Ancient Architecture of Anyang City in 2002. the slightly larger

of single-eave and gabled roof, is 11.65 meters long and 17.8 meters wide. Rebuilt in the 25th year of Qianlong in Qing Dynasty, it was thoroughly restored by the Protection and Research Institute of Ancient Architecture of Anyang City in 2001. and the Wenfeng Pagoda (#Wenfeng Pagoda). Wenfeng Pagoda Wenfeng Ta (Literature Peak Pagoda) on the grounds of the Tianning Temple (#Tianning Temple) is believed to have been constructed in 925 and is known, from inscriptions


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of Fuxi into the 64 hexagrams, and wrote the classic "Yi-Ching (the book of changes)". Hence, Youli became the birthplace of the "Yi-Ching", which is known as the origin of the Chinese culture. The later generations built the temple of King Wen in memory of this great man, which has become the sacred place for people to pay respects to the late sage King Wen of the Zhou Dynasty. This place was declared as a National Important Protective Unit of Historical Relics by the State


education physical

, Gyeonggi province, South Korea. It opened its doors on March 15, 1977, as Anyang Industrial Technical School. It was officially designated a technical junior college in 1979. The school includes scientific faculties of electronic communications, computer information, industrial design, technology management, environmental engineering, interior construction; domestic faculties of hotel culinary management and fashion design; social service faculties of early childhood education

, physical education, social welfare, English, tourism Chinese, and liberal arts. The campus covers 202,000 m², and also hosts a library and research institutes of industrial design, construction technology, Surface Mount Technology automation, and sports science. Its name was changed to '''Anyang Science University''' in 2010. '''Daelim College''' is a private technical college in South Korea


including stone

western edge of the city, was home to prehistoric cavemen during the Stone Age. Over 7,000 artifacts (including stone tools and animal bone fossils) have been unearthed here, representing what has been dubbed the Xiaonanhai culture. wikipedia:Anyang


brilliant culture

, the brilliant culture of shells to human left history treasure, also give us foreign cultural exchanges and foreign exchanges to create good conditions. Anyang is the real state of ceremonies, as early as 3300 years ago have the experience of landmarks. In recent years, anyang in line with "let the world know anyang, let anyang towards the world" and "strengthen exchanges, pay attention to exchanges, mutual promotion and common development" principle of friendly exchanges


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it. Hulao soon also fell. Upon hearing this, Dao retreated, leaving the general Zhu Xiuzhi (朱脩之) defending Huatai alone. In spring 431, Emperor Wen sent Tan north to try to relieve Zhu at Huatai, but with Northern Wei forces cutting Tan's supply route off, Tan was unable to reach Huatai and forced to withdraw as well. Zhu, without support, was soon captured when Huatai fell. Emperor Wen's first attempt to regain the provinces south of the Yellow River had resulted in failure. death_place Ye

Juancheng (鄄城, in modern Puyang, Henan), forcing Zhai Liao's son Zhai Zhao, who was in charge of the city, to flee, and then defeated Zhai Liao near his capital Huatai, but did not destroy Wei. In 390, the Jin general Liu Laozhi (劉牢之) attacked Zhai Zhao, who was then defending the city of Juancheng (鄄城, in modern Puyang, Henan), forcing Zhai Zhao to abandon Juancheng and flee back to his father's capital Huatai (滑台, in modern Anyang, Henan). Liu then defeated Zhai

to secretly advance south to try to join forces with his granduncle Murong De, who had been still defending Yecheng (Ye, China), not realizing that by that point Murong De had abandoned Yecheng and regrouped at Huatai (滑台, in modern Anyang, Henan) and declared his own independent state of Southern Yan. As Murong Bao and Murong Sheng arrived in vicinity of Huatai, however, they realized this and fled back north again. On the way, Murong Sheng tried to garner support from


writing

foreign-owned enterprises) have been established. Recently, Anyang has established an economic and technological development zone covering a total area of , and issued a series of preferential policies to attract many domestic Chinese and foreign businesses. A multichannel, all-round foreign relations and trade network has been set up to lay a foundation for developing Anyang's economy. Tourism Image:Wzbwg3.png thumb right Statue in China National Writing

scholars are hesitant to ascribe some settlements contemporaneous with Yin to the Shang dynasty. Bagley (1999), pp. 124–125. For example, archaeological findings at Sanxingdui suggest the existence of a technologically advanced civilization that was culturally unlike the settlement at Yin. Also unlike the Shang, there is no known evidence that the Sanxingdui culture had a system of writing. The culture at Yin (Yinxu), and the Shang, thus are generally considered

the first verifiable civilization in Chinese history. Lin, 2007 right thumb upright Shang Dynasty Oracle Bone Script on Ox Scapula, Linden-Museum, Stuttgart, Germany. Photo by Dr. Meierhofer (Image:Shang-Orakelknochen excerpt adjusted for contrast.jpg) The oldest Chinese inscriptions that may be classified as writing are the oracle-bone inscriptions (oracle bone script) ( , ''jiǎgǔwén'', "shell-bone script"


ancient bronze

of Ancient bronze tripod found at Anyang. They are often referred to as "dings (Ding (vessel))" and usually have three legs, but in some usages have four legs. thumb left A Ding (vessel) ding (Image:Liu Ding.jpg) from the late Shang Dynasty. Tripod pottery have been part of the archaeological assemblage in China since the earliest Neolithic cultures of Cishan and Peiligang in the 7th and 8th millennium BC

Miriam T. title Archaeology of Asia year 2006 publisher Blackwell Publishing isbn 978-1-4051-0213-1 page 44 . Sacrificial tripods were also found in use in ancient China usually cast in bronze but sometimes appearing in ceramic form. Eberhard, Wolfram, ''A History of China'', Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press, 3rd edition, 1969. Cf. p.49 for illustration of Ancient bronze tripod found

Anyang

'''Anyang''' ( ) is a prefecture-level city in Henan province (province of China), People's Republic of China. The northernmost city in Henan, Anyang borders Puyang to the east, Hebi and Xinxiang to the south, and the provinces of Shanxi and Hebei to its west and north respectively.

It has a total population of 5,172,834 as of the 2010 census, 2,025,811 of whom live in the metropolitan area made of 4 urban districts and Anyang County largely agglomerated with the city proper.

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