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Pan Gu and his Descendents: Chinese Cosmology in Medieval Japan

Faure, Bernard R.

An examination of the influence of Chinese cosmological thought on medieval Japanese Onmyōdō (Way of Yin and Yang), through the figure of the Primordial Man of Chinese mythology, Pan Gu.

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Taiwan Journal of East Asian Studies

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East Asian Languages and Cultures
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September 9, 2015
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