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Integrity—A Vow Made Between Mankind and Heaven

Most people do not cheat others deliberately. However, when a situation turns against one’s personal interests, some may not regard integrity and honesty as...

China’s Wings

Back to War-time China In 1937, when the threat of war hung over Shanghai, the Chinese swarmed into the Shanghai French Concession and Shanghai International...

Ice Cream is Rooted in Ancient China

The history of ice cream can be traced back to the Chinese some 3,000 years ago, a time when the emperors were some of...

The origin of the Chinese character – medicine

According to a legend, during the ancient times, a war between good and evil broke out in China. It was between the benevolent emperor,...

Learn to respect children

After living overseas for many years, my strongest feelings are towards the difference between the relationship, Western parents treat their children especially in...

The Year Of The Fire Rooster

Chinese New Year, which begins on 28 January 2017 and ends on 15 February 2018, will stand under the sign of the fire...

Talk of Roosters in the Year of the Rooster

Roosters that crow for the dawn of day play a vital role in Chinese literature. Dating far back to over 3,000 years ago, there...

Tibet’s Secret Hidden Kingdom Exposed

It was a forbidden place and thus, irresistible. And so they came, Westerners intent on exploring Tibet and its elusive capital Lhasa. Few survived...

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...

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