Terracotta Warriors and Horses are one of the eight wonders of the world. Every day, there are many domestic and foreign tourists to participate in the tour. However, many people do not understand and ask, what is the reason why Qin Chao used so many pottery figurines to bury them, how many Qin Terracotta Warriors?
It is said that there are three reasons: First, there is money and waywardness. As an emperor, building your own mausoleum is a big thing. You can be sloppy, let alone Jiangshan is his, what is this thing?
Second, Qin Shihuang is so brave and brave, can not let the imperial power, even after the death, there must be soldiers and horses to accompany him, has always guarded his supremacy.
Third, humanized funeral, in ancient times, especially in the Yin Shang period, it was very popular. After the death of the master, either bury his slaves alive or kill them first. It was not until the Zhou Dynasty that there was a great improvement. During the Qin Dynasty, the people were gradually abolished and changed to awkward. It can be said that despite the painstaking efforts to do so many exquisite and meticulous pottery, but also saved thousands of lives, it is already a benevolent move.
The terracotta warriors and horses that have been sealed for more than two thousand years have stories in their eyes. At that time, they were portrayed in the hands of skilled potters, who carried the hopes of thousands of people and the future. good life. Today, the "they" standing in front of us reveal a firm and unrepentant look.
Posted: 10 Dec, 2018