Definition of Hsuan Chiao
1. Noun. Popular Chinese philosophical system based in teachings of Lao-tzu but characterized by a pantheism of many gods and the practices of alchemy and divination and magic.
Hsuan Chiao Pictures
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Hsuan Chiao Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hsuan Chiao
Literary usage of Hsuan Chiao
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annals & Memoirs of the Court of Peking (from the 16th to the 20th Century) by Edmund Backhouse, John Otway Percy Bland (1914)
"... the " Heavenly King's " younger sister, Hsuan Chiao, watched the candidates from behind a curtain, and was much taken with Pu's good looks. ..."