Chinese Pilgrims

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Silk Road Transmission Of Buddhism - The Transmission of Buddhism - Chinese Pilgrims To India
... From the 4th century onward, Chinese pilgrims also started to travel on the Silk Road to India, the origin of Buddhism, by themselves in order to get improved access to the original ... According to Chinese sources, the first Chinese to be ordained was Zhu Zixing, after he went to Central Asia in 260 to seek out Buddhism ... It is only from the 4th century CE that Chinese Buddhist monks started to travel to India to discover Buddhism first-hand ...

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    The word of the Lord by night
    To the watching Pilgrims came,
    As they sat by the seaside,
    And filled their hearts with flame.
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