Song Dynasty (960-1279) After the An Lushan's rebellion The fall of Tang, the rise of Song
After the Tang dynasty declined the Song dynasty came, with the Song, the new social class Scholar Gentry formed. Zui Ruo is one of the people of this class. Her dad studies the teachings of Confucius. Zui Ruo is trying to marry someone nice and in her social level or higher. Her mom is helping her and her brother is interested in literature and wood block printing.
We are almost here, Ms. Zui Ruo.
After getting her foot binding done she could barley walk or stand.
No Oh really!
Her friend, Lu Yan comes over to cheer her up and what is happening in China.
Did you know that our middle kingdom made two religions? They made the Zen Buddhism and Neo-Confucianism.