Emperor Xizong of Tang
Emperor Xizong of Tang (Chinese: 唐僖宗) June 8, 862 – April 20, 888), né Li Yan (李儼), later name changed to Li Xuan (Chinese: 李儇, changed 873), was an emperor of the Tang dynasty of China. He re...
Emperor Muzong of Tang
Emperor Muzong of Tang (唐穆宗) (795 – February 25, 824), personal name Li Heng (李恆), né Li You (李宥) (name changed 812), was an emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China. He reigned from 821 to 824. Emperor...
Emperor Shunzong of Tang
Emperor Shunzong of Tang (simplified Chinese: 唐顺宗; traditional Chinese: 唐順宗) (761 – February 11, 806), personal name Li Song (李誦), was an emperor of the Chinese Tang Dynasty. He was created c...
Emperor Xianzong of Tang
Emperor Xianzong of Tang (simplified Chinese: 唐宪宗; traditional Chinese: 唐憲宗) (778–February 14, 820; r. 805 – 820), personal name Li Chun (李純), né Li Chun (李淳), was an emperor of the Chinese Ta...
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Emperor Xuānzong of Tang
Emperor Xuānzong of Tang (Chinese: 唐宣宗) (July 27, 810 – September 7, 859) (reigned April 25, 846 – September 7, 859) was a later emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China. Personally named Li Yi (Chin...
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Emperor Zhaozong of Tang
Emperor Zhaozong of Tang (Chinese: 唐昭宗) (March 31, 867 – September 22, 904), né Li Jie (李傑), name later changed to Li Min (李敏), yet later name changed to Li Ye (李曄), was the penultimate emperor of...
Ma Yin
Ma Yin (馬殷) (853-December 2, 930), courtesy name Batu (霸圖), formally King Wumu of Chu (楚武穆王), was a warlord late in the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty who became the first ruler of the Five Dynasties an...
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Three Disasters of Wu
The Three Disasters of Wu (Chinese language: 三武之禍; pinyin sān wǔ zhī huò) were three major persecutions against Buddhism in Chinese history. They were named as such because the posthumous names or te...
Ganlu Incident
The Sweet Dew Incident (Ganlu incident, 甘露事變 or 甘露之變) referred to an incident on December 14, 835, where then-reigning Emperor Wenzong of the Chinese Tang Dynasty, angry about the power that the power...
Emperor Yizong of Tang
Emperor Yizong of Tang (Chinese: 唐懿宗) (December 28, 833 – August 15, 873), né Li Wen (李溫), later changed to Li Cui (Chinese: 李漼), was an emperor of the Tang dynasty of China. He reigned from ...
Pang Xun
Pang Xun (龐勛) (died October 14, 869) was the leader of a major rebellion, by soldiers from Xu Prefecture (徐州, in modern Xuzhou, Jiangsu), against the rule of Emperor Yizong of the Chinese dynasty Tang...
Emperor Jingzong of Tang
Emperor Jingzong of Tang (唐敬宗) (July 22, 809 – January 9, 827), personal name Li Zhan (李湛), was an emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China. He reigned from 824 to 827. Emperor Jingzong was the eldest s...
Emperor Wenzong of Tang
Emperor Wenzong of Tang (唐文宗 809–840), personal name Li Ang (李昂), né Li Han (李涵), was an emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China. He reigned from 827 to 840. Emperor Wenzong was the second son of...
Emperor Wuzong of Tang
Emperor Wuzong of Tang (唐武宗) (July 2, 814 – April 22, 846), né Li Chan (李瀍), later changed to Li Yan (李炎) just before his death, was an emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China, reigning from 840 to 846. ...
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Emperor Dezong of Tang
Emperor Dezong of Tang (唐德宗) (May 27, 742 – February 25, 805), personal name Li Kuo (李适), was an emperor of the Chinese Tang Dynasty and the oldest son of his father Emperor Daizong. His reign of 26 ...
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Niu-Li Factional Struggles
Niu-Li Factional Struggles (Chinese: 牛李黨爭; pinyin: Níu Lǐ Dǎngzhēng) referred to the phenomenon that persisted at court in the middle-late Tang dynasty of China — largely viewed to have starte...
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Great Anti-Buddhist Persecution
The Great Anti-Buddhist Persecution initiated by Tang Emperor Wuzong reached its height in the year 845 CE. Among its purposes were to appropriate war funds and to cleanse China of foreign influences...