Sichuan

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major architectural

During the Ming dynasty, major architectural works were created in Sichuan. Buddhism remained influential in the region. Bao'en Temple is a well-preserved 15th century monastery complex built between 1440 and 1446 during the Zhengtong Emperor's reign (1427–64). Dabei Hall enshrines a thousand-armed wooden image of Guanyin and Huayan Hall is a repository with a revolving sutra cabinet. The wall paintings, sculptures and other ornamental details are masterpieces of the Ming


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family. In his 20s, Nie applied to a Belgian university "Universite du travail", located in Charleroi (Belgium), with a scholarship from Socialist Party and be able to study science in Charleroi. Zhou Enlai spent one night in Charleroi and Nie finally met him there. Finally, Nie accepted to join the group of Chinese students in France on a work-study program, where he studied engineering and became a protégé of Zhou Enlai. Zhou recruited him in 1921 when Nie was performing

at the 2010 census. She began work as a typist (typewriter) at Beijing Hospital in 1931, not yet fifteen years old. In 1933 she was admitted to Yenching University where she felt she was discriminated against as a Eurasian (Eurasian (mixed ancestry)). In 1935 she went to Brussels to study science. In 1938 she returned to China, working in an American Christian mission (missionary) hospital in Chengdu, Sichuan. She described her wartime experiences in her memoir


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the outbreak of a fully-fledged war in July of the same year, National Shandong University was evacuated from Qingdao. The university first moved to Anqing in Anhui Province (Anhui) and soon afterwards to Wanxian in Sichuan Province (Sichuan) (today Wanzhou District in Chongqing). Books, equipment, and administrative files were shipped in separate installments and suffered severe loss. Classes resumed in Wanxian in Spring 1938


art training

; Hanyu Pinyin: Lǐ Huáshēng) (1944 - ) is a Chinese (China) artist from Yibin in Sichuan province. He received his first art training in one of Chongqing's culture halls. He met Chen Zizhuang in 1972, and studied traditional Chinese painting under him, mastering his style in just four years. Li's fame was so great that in 1980, he was invited to showcase his art for Chinese paramount leader Deng Xiaoping. In 1985 he was elected an honorary member of the Sichuan


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Residence former residence is now a museum. * Chen Kenmin, (June 27, 1912 - May 12, 1990), chef who specialized in Szechwan cuisine. Father of well-known Iron Chef Chen Kenichi. Sports Professional sports teams in Sichuan include: * Chinese Basketball Association ** None * Chinese Football Association Super League ** Chengdu Blades * Chinese Volleyball League ** Sichuan Volleyball Team * China Table Tennis Super League ** Sichuan Quan-Xing Table

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games featured

– 19 September Beijing Sichuan Qinhuangdao 10,510 (45) Participation The Games featured a total of 47 participating teams from: Chinese People's Liberation Army, Beijing Municipality, Tianjin City, Hebei Province, Shanxi Province, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Liaoning Province, Jilin Province, Heilongjiang Province, Shanghai City, Jiangsu Province, Zhejiang Province, Anhui Province, Fujian Province, Jiangxi


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acclaimed diversity

2013-01-04 issn 1864-1407 publisher TibetInfoNet In the minority inhabited regions of Sichuan, there is bi-lingual signage and public school instruction in non-Mandarin minority languages. Cuisine The Sichuanese are proud of their cuisine, known as one of the Four Great Traditions of Chinese cuisine. The cuisine here is of "one dish, one shape, hundreds of dishes, hundreds of tastes", as the saying goes, to describe its acclaimed

diversity. The most prominent traits of Sichuanese cuisine are described by four words: spicy, hot, fresh and fragrant. Sichuanese Cuisine - Pictures, descriptions, history, and examples of Sichuan cuisine. Sichuan cuisine is popular in the whole nation of China, so are Sichuan chefs. Two well-known Sichuan chefs are Chen Kenmin and his son


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'''Sichuan''' ( Origin of the Names of China's Provinces, People's Daily Online. The capital is Chengdu, a key economic centre of Western China.

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