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The origins of Beijing's Forbidden City


South China Morning Post - May 29, 2018
Ten of the 14 years spent building the Forbidden City (1406-1420) were dedicated to planning the Yongle Emperor's new home in painstaking detail. Among the many aspects which architects had to take into account were location, the orientation of the ...
 

Deutsche Grammophon Turning 120 With Forbidden City Concert, Massive Box Set, Rare Shellac Releases


Billboard - Jun 13, 2018
To mark its 120th anniversary, Deutsche Grammophon is throwing a party on Oct. 10 at the site of Beijing's historic Imperial Ancestral Temple (Taimiao), which stands just outside the Forbidden City. The concert, part of the DG120 live festivities, will ...
 

The Dougong: A nailless Chinese construction method


South China Morning Post - Jun 14, 2018
Observation points were strategically built at each corner of the Forbidden City. These towers were to provide the city with protection. They are among the most intricate structures in the city complex because this was considered befitting of their ...
 

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Beijing Travel Guide - Forbidden City Documentary (Palace Museum) Part 1 \


Seat of supreme power for over five centuries (1420-1911), the Forbidden City in Beijing, with its landscaped gardens and many buildings, constitutes a ...
 

[Documentary] The Forbidden City of Ming &Qing Dynasties (1368 - 1912 AD) 明清紫禁城


Playlist of documentaries about Chinese major dynasties: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiVCagCDXANC6RPVc0NAzj3BcWHf5S1mK The Forbidden ...
 

Epic Chinese battle music - The Forbidden City


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The Forbidden City 4p Play-through, Teaching, & Roundtable discussion by Heavy Cardboard


This is a sponsored play-through in conjunction with Game Brewer* Are you interested in learning how to play The Forbidden City? Here is your chance! Edward ...
 

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In 1420, in an effort to consolidate his control over the throne, the emperor of the Ming Dynasty moved China's capital to a site in the North, now known as Bejing.
 

 

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