Pomp and splendor in the afterlife – Chinese royal style

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The royals everywhere worried about their remains and hid them well, often with great care to have the suitable level of pomp and show. The Muslim rulers built elaborate mausoleums with gardens and fountains. In China the most famous tombs are those of the Ming Dynasty. Constructed in 1540, tombs of the 13 Ming Emperors are located at the foot of the Jundu mountains north of Beijing.
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