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36 Characters [三十六个字]- with English Subtitles [英文字幕]

A useful video to show beginner Chinese learners how Chinese (photographical) characters originally came about. Enjoy.

The Final Test From The Shaolin Temple

Many have heard about the Shaolin Temples, but few know the details of Shaolin training. Shaolin monks were subjected to trials an average...

Imperial Self-reflection Brings the First Golden Age in Chinese History

Emperor Wen of Han - The emperor is seated and listens intently to his official Yuan Ang at Shanglin Garden. The Han dynasty, the...

Life Lesson: The Mistakes We Make Are Our Greatest Teachers

My first grade son would soon face exams (midterm) for the first time in his life. You could see a slight uneasiness in his...
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West meets East: Britain’s Will and Kate meet Bhutan’s royals

Britain's Prince William and wife Kate start their two-day visit in Bhutan by meeting the King and Queen of the Kingdom during an official...

Chinese story – Not Fully Cooked Iron Eggplant

A traditional Chinese story that teaches sacrifice and learning to think of others first. Also check out our Middle Land Youtube channel

Adventures of the Treasure Fleet: China Discovers the World

Many years ago, on the Swahili coast in Africa, an event happened that changed the lives of the local people, forever… In the horizon,...

Artifacts show that africans existed in ancient China

There are many ancient secrets that are unknown to us. Many of them stay hidden until someone discovers them and presents them to world....

Chinese Lantern Festival: Celebrating The Coming of The New Year

As globalization stitches countries and cultures together that have been separated by vast oceans, many people are becoming aware of when the Chinese New...

A Crash Course on Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is the same day as the first day of Spring in the lunar calendar. However, the festivities start earlier than...

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