A Chinese Empire
~ Located in eastern and central China
~Religions: Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism
- mechanical clock
- spinning wheel
- block printing
Influence on Japan and Korea
Much of Japanese and Korean culture was borrwed from the Chinese during the Tang Dynasty.
*The 5 Relationships of Confucianism
*respect for nature
The Silk Road
The Silk Road helped the dynasty extend westward through trade. It connected China with western cultures like the Muslim and Byzantine empires. The road can be seen in the borders of the Tang Dynasty when it extends westward in a thin border.