Editor’s note/ Immersive Dunhuang

Situated at the strategic position of China, Dunhuang has been breeding inclusive multi-cultures of religion, architecture, art and unique humanity…

The Dunhuang Edition of Soushenji and the Swan Maiden Tale

The earliest version of the Swan Maiden Tale is found in the Śatapatha Brāhmaṇa (10th-7th centuries B.C.) but the story spread throughout the world only after being used by both the Lokottarava^din and Sarvāstivādin schools of Hīnayāna Buddhism.

敦煌文書鳩仗敬老風俗與《周易》

本文以敦煌唐人鳩杖敬老風俗為視角,廣泛網羅古典文獻,深入探討鳩鳥崇拜的民俗流變;因有國學第一經典《周易》占卜貫穿其中,使敬老風俗形成其哲理性特點,逾增加我國敬老傳統文化的魅力。