Skip to main content

How did a new reading culture bloom in China?

Question: How did a new reading culture bloom in China?

Answer: 

1. The earliest kind of print was introduced in China in 594 AD.

2. The printing was done by pressing the inked woodblock on the paper, and as the paper of that time could not be printed on both sides so, the craftsmen did a peculiar thing they folded the paper on one side and then printed on both the sides, these were the Accordion books.

3. The printing was sponsored by the imperial state in China.

4. The Civil Services Examination was conducted by the state, and the print was done for the examination also the books for the same were printed and sponsored by the state.

5. As the candidates increased so did the volume of print, and it led to a boom in printing.

6. The culture of reading spread among merchants, officials and it became an activity which people did in their leisure time.

7. The printed material was also imported, and rich women also started to read.

8. By the seventeenth century, not only the oficials but the merchants also used the print technology in their lives for their professional and other needs.

9. Women who were rich also started reading books and started printing and publishing their own books. Many scholar official's wives were involved in doing this work.

10. The print was now not just a leisure activity.

Popular posts from this blog

BHU Holiday List 2024 [PDF] and BHU Hospital Holiday Lis

BHU Holiday List 2024 and BHU Hospital OPD Holiday List All the Holiday List of BHU 2024 You can find in this post and I also attached the original PDF link of BHU Holiday list S No. Name of Holiday No. of Days Day of the Week Date 1. Makar Sankranti 1 Monday 15-01-2024 2. Republic Day 1 Friday 26-01-2024 3. University's Foundation Day and Basant Panhami 1 Wednesday 14-02-2024 4. Guru Ravidas's Birthday 1 Saturday 24-02-2024 5. Maha Shivaratri 1 Friday 08-03-2024

गोल हूँ पर बॉल नहीं लाल हूँ पर सेब नहीं जो मुझे परेशान करें उसकी फिर खैर नहीं! - Hindi Paheli With Answer

गोल हूँ पर बॉल नहीं लाल हूँ पर सेब नहीं जो मुझे परेशान करें उसकी फिर खैर नहीं! Hindi Paheliyan With Answer, Dimagi Hindi Paheli with Answer, New Hindi Paheliyan, Tough Hindi Paheli with Answer, New Collection of Hindi Paheliyan. पहेली  - गोल हूँ पर बॉल नहीं लाल हूँ पर सेब नहीं जो मुझे परेशान करें उसकी फिर खैर नहीं! जवाब   - प्याज ।

How does the hundredth tiger take its final revenge upon the Tiger King?

Question:  How does the hundredth tiger take its final revenge upon the Tiger King? [CBSE (F) 2010] Answer:  A few days after killing the hundredth tiger, the Maharaja gifted a wooden tiger to his son on his third birthday. A tiny splinter on the surface of the wooden tiger pierced the Maharaja’s right hand, leading to a sore followed by the Maharaja’s death. Hence, the hundredth tiger took its final revenge upon the Tiger King. More Question What made Jack realise that his custom of telling a story was turning futile? Do you think Jack shared an affinity with Roger Skunk? Explain Why does Jo want the wizard should hit the mommy? Does her stand reflect a child’s perspective on life? What is your choice? Draw the character sketch of Jack Roger Skunk’s mother hit the wizard on his head. Do you think it was right on her part to do so? Should the wizard hit Roger Skunk’s mother? How does Derry interpret the fairy tale ‘Beauty and the Beast’? What does he feel about himself? If you we