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A kite is traditionally a tethered heavier-than-air craft with wing surfaces that react against the ... The kite has been claimed as the invention of the 5th-century BC Chinese philosophers Mozi (al...

Chinese Kites, the History and culture of Chinese Kites

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For this reason, one can safely say that the origin of the Chinese kite is ... The first kites were what we today would call prototype kites: they were made of light ...

Kite History - Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding

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The generally accepted wisdom is that the kite was invented in China. ... inspired the kite, it is believed that the very first kite was made by Mo Di (468-376 BC), ...

History of Chinese Kites - from muyuan in 500 BC to modern freestyle.

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The history of Chinese kites from 770 BC until now. ... Kites were seen as technology, and it seems the first ones were invented in the province of Shandong.

Who Invented the Kite? | Wonderopolis

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Mar 10, 2011 ... If we look solely at written history, though, Chinese philosopher Mo-tse was arguably the first person ever to build a kite. Mo-tse lived from ...

How to make a Kite - Ancient China Projects - Quatr.us

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The earliest kites were probably invented in China about 800 BC, during the Chou Dynasty. People made these early kites out of bamboo and silk. Chinese ...

China Kites: History, Making and Flying - Warrior Tours

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Invented by the Chinese people, Chinese kites have enjoyed a history of over 2000 ... To make a kite, you must first choose the design, and then you have to ...

Chinese Kite, Development Of Kites In China - China Travel

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Jun 19, 2016 ... The history and legacy of Chinese kites have been and will always be ... In some stories, efforts were being made to make banners for officials be more ... more than 3000 years ago, before the first recorded creation of the kite.

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Jul 25, 2013 ... Kites were first used about 2800 years ago in China. In the past, kites were used in the military to make a signal and test the wind. Classic kites ...

Who invented the kite? | Reference.com

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The kite is an ancient device that is believed to have been invented in China by ... the kite's invention, China used wind sails, and it is thought that the first kites ...

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Ancient China: Kites - Daily Kos

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Nov 25, 2012 ... The flat kites were constructed within a single plane and were made ... About a thousand years after the first kites appeared, paper began to be ...

History of Chinese Kites

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Kites from WeiFang are amongst the best ones in China. ... The first descriptions of kites made with bamboo frames covered by paper and silk, originate from the ...

Chinese Kites: Development, Patterns, Making Procedure

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In ancient China kite was known as 'Zhiyuan' (paper glede). ... It first appeared in the wars of the Spring and Autumn Period (770 BC - 476 BC). ... One book noted that the master carpenter Lu Ban also made some which were flown high to spy ...