Browsing Category "Chinese Culture"
Wenchuan Earthquake
By     |    May 18, 2008   
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By     |    Apr 10, 2008   
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Chinese Beauty
By     |    Oct 21, 2007   
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Chinese Perspetives on Attraction and beauty

This article was seen on China Culture website. Under the column Chinese Way and entitled Secret of Attraction, it is talking about the Chinese perspectives on attraction and beauty. It covers from facial features to inner temperament. The picture of the ancient Chinese beauty is from the same article on China Culture. Secret of Attraction Feminine beauty has been celebrated over the centuries in China and the perception is ever-evolving, but an [...]

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The Moon
By     |    Sep 25, 2007   
Posted in: Chinese Culture, Cultural Studies     |    3 Comments

Mid-Autumn Festival

The Moon Festival also known as the Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋节 zhōngqiūjié), is a popular celebration of abundance and togetherness, dating back over 3,000 years to China’s Zhou Dynasty. This day is also considered a harvest festival since fruits, vegetables and grain have been harvested by this time and food is abundant.The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month of the Chinese calendar (usually around mid- [...]

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