The Ghost Festival in Medieval China by Stephen F. Teiser English | 1988 | ISBN: 0691055254 | 296 Pages | PDF | 15.7 MB
<br>Largely unstudied until now, the religious festivals that attracted Chinese people from all walks of life provide the most instructive examples of the interaction between Chinese forms of social life and the Indian tradition of Buddhism. <br>
Timothy M. Davis, "Entombed Epigraphy and Commemorative Culture in Early Medieval China: A History of Early Muzhiming" Publisher: Brill | 2015 | ISBN: 9004306412 | English | PDF | 414 pages | 6.9 Mb
In Entombed Epigraphy and Commemorative Culture Timothy M. Davis presents a history of early muzhiming—the most versatile and persistent commemorative form employed in the elite burials of pre-modern China. …
Great Clarity: Daoism and Alchemy in Early Medieval China by Fabrizio Pregadio English | 1 Sept. 2005 | ISBN: 0804751773 | 387 Pages | PDF | 41 MB
This is the first book to examine extensively the religious aspects of Chinese alchemy. Its main focus is the relation of alchemy to the Daoist traditions of the early medieval period (third to sixth centuries).