Translate

Friday, 17 March 2017

Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu,China.


Confucius, a renowned philosopher, politician and educator in ancient China whose system of belief involving philosophy, politics and ethics (subsequently known as Confucianism) has exerted profound influence on Chinese culture, was revered as the Sacred Model Teacher for Ten Thousand Generations by Chinese emperors. Located in his birthplace, Qufu City of Shandong Province, China, the Temple of Confucius was built to commemorate and offer sacrifices to Confucius in 478 BC.Phoebe sent this nice card
Date of Inscription: 1994
Ref: 704

No comments:

Post a Comment