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What Do Chinese Say About the Dog Zodiac?

According to the Chinese calendar, each year is related to a Chinese zodiac animal in a 12-year cycle. The year 2018 is an Earth...
Kou Zhun lived a frugal life despite being a prime minister. When he once fell into indulgence, he was moved to tears and quickly changed his ways after reading a poem left by his mother before she died. (SM Yang/Epoch Times)

Rediscovering Our Innate Good Nature in the ‘Three Character Classic’

The “Three Character Classic,” or “San Zi Jing,” is the best-known classic Chinese text for children. Written by Wang Yinlian (1223–1296) during the Song...

Guzheng: The Chinese Zither

The guzheng is a traditional Chinese plucked instrument that belongs to the zither family of musical instruments. It has a history of over 2,500...

The Amazing Journey to Save China’s Cultural Heritage

The Forbidden City Palace Museum in Beijing, together with the National Palace Museum in Taipei, will normally receive more than 20 million visitors in...
A story of virtue and filial piety. After losing his father a young man decides to sell him self, to be able to afford his father's burial. (Image: Maxpixel, CC0 1.0)

The Descent of a Heavenly Maiden

During the Han Dynasty (202 B.C. – A.D. 220), there lived a young man by the name of Dongyong, who lost his mother when...

Researchers Discover a Gene in Honey Bees That Causes Virgin Birth

Reversions to asexual reproduction are rare in nature. Asexual birth, in the Cape honey bee, may be the first time that the genetic basis...

Why Is the Chinese Regime Afraid of Shen Yun?

Shen Yun Performing Arts is no stranger to dealing with attempts by the Chinese communist regime to shut down its performances. In the 13 years since...
Buddhism is one of major religions in China. (Image: pixabay / CC0 1.0)

What You Should Know About China’s Current Social Culture

When the Communist Party took control of China, they tried to purge most of its culture, deeming it “backward” and an “impedimen”’ to social...

5,000 Years of Chinese Culture: Making a Sacrifice for a Friend

When you make friends, have you ever considered the personalities of the kinds of people you get along with? Here’s a short story related...

TREAT YOURSELF TO A RELAXING GETAWAY IN THE MOGAN MOUNTAINS

Are you sleep deprived and energy drained from daily routines? Why not plan a relaxing holiday in the Mogan Mountains? Mogan Mountain, 60 km from Hangzhou, is 200 miles northeast of Shanghai. Surrounded by lofty bamboo trees, the central area houses stylish B&B’s which are ideal for a spring getaway. Turn off your phone and distance yourself from work and responsibilities for a little while. If you prefer a holiday rest, feel free to sit back, relax, sleep in, listen to music, read a book or clear your mind in the beautiful scenery. In September, the Mogan Mountain will become a palette of colours where a collection of red, orange and yellow leaves come together to form a vibrant, lively autumn. From: World.nzlife.nz

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