Ming Dynasty [1368-1644 CE]
Elana and Ines
This is Chinese calligraphy.
Great wall of China
The Ming dynasty finished building this great piece of architecture.
Map of Ming dynasty
This how china expanded during the Ming dynasty.
The Ming dynasty consisted of having different religions for different people.One religion was ancestor worship. This religion was all about respecting your ancestors to gain their wisdom. Another religion was Confucianism , instead of accepting it many people frowned upon it. Instead of endorsing honoring the gods or our ancestors Confucianism endorsed tradition and authority. Doaism was yet another religion. It was a philosophy system, that is concerned immortality.
Besides having religion this time period also there was culture. Many works of art, were important during this dynasty. They were painting, crafting, and pottery. They helped the Ming dynasty thrive. Social Life was one more imporrotant part of the ming dynasty. Many families farmed during this period of time. They grew rice, millet, wheat, and barley. For farmers their lives were easy. For the peasants it was the compelete opposite. The peasants had a very hard daily life, and they were frowned upon. The Ming dynasty, is famous for many things one is architecture . For example , the great wall was completed and repaired. The forbidden city was also built. The Ming dynasty had some interesting technology.This time period had advanced military technology, such as great equipment and machinery. They were also famous for having great inventions. They invented ceramics,jade,bamboo carvings, and printing. They also, built pottery, made sculptures, and paintings. Ancient china became famous for its handicrafts during this time. People were very smart in this dynasty. The people who lived during the ming dynasty learned astronomy, math , and science.