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Examples

  • Akiko had never used the word tanjian to describe Kyoki.

    The White Ninja

  • 'I am looking for Chinese known as tanjian,' So-Peng said.

    The White Ninja

  • 'Then it would be safe to assume that the tanjian is the link between them.

    The White Ninja

  • It is said by some that the tanjian were the precursors of ninja.

    The White Ninja

  • They were known as tanjian, the walkers in stealth.

    The White Ninja

  • A tanjian is a more dangerous foe than one can imagine. '

    The White Ninja

  • Nicholas and Nangi had said that Akiko had been a kind of tanjian, but that this one, this dorokusai, was far more powerful.

    The White Ninja

  • He drew inward and at the core of himself rejected his tanjian eye, opting for Kshira.

    Second Skin

  • He tried to focus his mind, to open his tanjian eye, but something was holding him back, like the web of a spider, and he could not find kokoro, the center of all things.

    Second Skin

  • As the light from his tanjian eye faded, he became aware not of the familiar darkness but of a maelstrom.

    Second Skin

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