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Religions of the Silk Road: Manichaeism
University of Washington, Simpson Center for the Humanities
"The prophet Mani was born in 216 CE in Persian Babylonia (modern day Iraq), into an ascetic community of Judaized Christians (Christians who continued strict observance of traditional Jewish praxis)." Brief overview of Manichaeism, especially its spread to China and Central Asia. WIth three images. Part of a larger exhibit on the art of the silk road.

Go to Museum Resource: http://depts.washington.edu/silkroad/exhibit/religion/manichaeism/manichaeism.h...
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