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Buddhism In China - Early History of Buddhism in China - Chinese Buddhism Flourishes - Arrival of Esoteric Buddhism
... Amoghavajra, established Esoteric Buddhism in China from AD 716 to 720 during the reign of emperor Xuanzong ... all three masters were well received by the emperor Tang Xuanzong, and their teachings were quickly taken up at the Tang court and among the elite ... altars were installed in temples in the capital, and by the time of emperor Tang Daizong (r ...

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    The art of cursing people seems to have lost its tang since the old days when a good malediction took four deep breaths to deliver and sent the outfielders scurrying toward the fence to field.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    Even the emperor has straw-sandaled relatives.
    Chinese proverb.