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In the Forbidden City, being the emperor didn't equate to a life of limitless power or pleasure


South China Morning Post - Aug 8, 2018
For the emperor, life in the Forbidden City was not as opulent as one might imagine. While each dynasty claimed the emperor was heaven's earthly representative destined to drive the immense country forward, the emperor remained a link in a giant ...
 

How an army of eunuchs ran the Forbidden City


South China Morning Post - Jul 23, 2018
The presence of eunuchs in the Chinese court was a long-standing tradition. These emasculated men served as palace menials, spies and harem watchdogs throughout the ancient world. An army of eunuchs was attached to the Forbidden City, primarily to ...
 

Empresses of China's Forbidden City Makes US Debut at Peabody Essex Museum


ArtfixDaily - Aug 14, 2018
Nearly 200 spectacular works, including imperial portraits, jewelry, garments, Buddhist sculptures, and decorative art objects from the Palace Museum, Beijing (known as the Forbidden City), tell the little-known stories of how these empresses engaged ...
 

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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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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.
 

The Forbidden City Preview by Man Vs Meeple (Game Brewer)


The Forbidden City Preview by Man Vs Meeple Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/241074871/the-forbidden-city/description NOTE: THIS IS A ...
 

 

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