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    10 Weeks
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    2–3 hours per week
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About this course

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This course will tell you the reason why ritual is the core of Chinese culture, in contrast with western culture.

You will be introduced to relevant ritual classical books, which will help you to understand how people behaved in ancient China.

You will also learn about the rituals behind ancient Chinese adult rites, wedding ceremonies, sacrifice ceremonies, and more.

Join us to start your ancient Chinese ritual journey.



What you'll learn

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  • A basic understanding of ancient Chinese philosophers’ rich thoughts and ideas
  • An immersive exploration of the origins and characteristics of the Chinese spirit of ritual civilization

Meet your instructors

Lin Peng
Professor of the History at the School of Humanities
Tsinghua University

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