Reflecting the Past and Knowing the Future——Learning History from the General Secretary｜The Ancient and Modern Medical Shrine
Appreciating the past and knowing the coming-learning history from the general secretary｜Medicine holy shrine to view the past and present
Among the verdant green trees, the statues of famous doctors of past dynasties, the inscriptions, plaques, couplets and primitive buildings inscribed by many famous artists, together constitute the unique cultural heritage and cultural heritage of the Medical Sacred Shrine landscape.
On the 12th, General Secretary Xi Jinping, who was investigating in Nanyang City, Henan Province, came to the Medical Sage Shrine to learn about the life of “Medical Sage” Zhang Zhongjing and his contribution to the development of Chinese medicine.
Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Wang Ye
This ancestral hall built in the Jiajing period of the Ming Dynasty contains more than ten thousand volumes of ancient books and periodicals, including the classic medical book-“Treatise on Febrile and Miscellaneous Diseases”.
Traditional Chinese medicine is an important part of Chinese excellent traditional culture.
In September 2014, General Secretary Xi Jinping pointed out that excellent traditional culture is a country, If the foundation of a nation’s inheritance and development is lost, it will cut off its spiritual lifeline.
From the Confucius Research Institute in Qufu, Shandong, to the Yuelu Academy in Changsha, Hunan; from Zhu Xiyuan in Wuyi Mountain, Fujian, to the Medical Sacred Shrine… Follow the footprints of the General Secretary to discover, “Promote “Chinese Excellent Traditional Culture” is a major event he is thinking about now.
In the new era, how to “activate”” Make good use of the excellent Chinese traditional culture and promote its creative transformation and innovative development?
Today, more than 1800 years later, “Treatise on Febrile and Miscellaneous Diseases” by “medical sage” Zhang Zhongjing once again shines. The “Qingfei Paidu Decoction”, based on the optimized combination and innovative application of the title of the book, was recommended by the state for use in the treatment of new coronary pneumonia with integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine, and has made important contributions to the fight against the epidemic.
From ancient times to the present, many Chinese and foreign scholars have sorted out, annotated and studied “Treatise on Febrile and Miscellaneous Diseases”. This work has been spread overseas and has a profound impact on the development of medicine in many countries.
As General Secretary Xi Jinping said, cultural self-confidence is more basic, broader and deeper self-confidence.
Learning from the past and knowing the future, as long as we strengthen our cultural self-confidence, the Chinese civilization will surely shine with a brighter light in the continuous inheritance, development, and innovation.
Coordination: Zhang Xiaosong, Chen Fang, Wang Xuan