Class 2 Session B  Jade Gate to Samarkand

Core Readings:

The Silk Road Journey with Xuanzang, by Sally Hovey Wriggins, pp. 18 to 35 


YouTube: The Silk Road I - 8 of 12 - A Heat Wave Called Turfan

Recommended but not Required:

Turpan – Wikipedia

Jiaohe Ruins, Turpan – Wikipedia.

For Further Reading:

Central Asian Buddhism: Turfan and the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves Central Asian Buddhism -Turfan and the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves