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date: 31 March 2020

Xuanzang (Hsüan-tsang, Hiuen-tsiang) (c.596/602–664) Buddhist monk, traveller, and translator 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Author(s):
Mark DickensMark Dickens

who journeyed from *China to *India through *Central Asia in search of Buddhist scriptures which could be used in the reform of Chinese Buddhism. Leaving Chang’an (Xi’an) in ... ...

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