After Wei Zheng's death, why did Li Shimin tear down his tombstone and destroy his marriage contract with the Wei family?


2022-08-08: [Chinese Article Link] After Wei's death, why did Li Shimin take down his gravestone and destroy the marriage contract with Wei's family? Wei Sheung, a prominent Chinese minister, was told of his relationship with Tang Taisong Li Shimin. In 643, 64-year-old Wei died of illness, and Li said with sadness: “The death of…


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After Wei Zheng's death, why did Li Shimin tear down his tombstone and destroy his marriage contract with the Wei family?


2022-08-08: [Article Link] After Wei's death, why did Li Shimin take down his gravestone and destroy the marriage contract with Wei's family? Wei Sheung, a prominent Chinese minister, was told of his relationship with Tang Taisong Li Shimin. In 643, 64-year-old Wei died of illness, and Li said with sadness: “The death of…

Note: This is a translated version of the Chinese news media article. A mature and nuanced reading is suggested.