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The Old Man Under The MoonRead More»

The Old Man Under The Moon

Chinese knots are often used to express good wishes, including happiness, prosperity, love, and the absence of evil. (Image: Shang Ning via flickr / CC BY 2.0 ) By VISION TIMES, 2 hours ago During the Tang Dynasty, a man named Wei Gu travelled to Songcheng and stayed at the Nan Hostel. One night, while [...]

Date:10/25/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Acupuncture Can Aid in the Care of Breast CancerRead More»

Acupuncture Can Aid in the Care of Breast Cancer

'In the West, people generally do not get the amount of TCM treatment traditionally required to be effective.' (Image: Vivian Chen via flickr / CC BY-ND 2.0) By jingduan yang md, 40 mins ago Patients diagnosed with breast cancer often suffer from stress generated by the diagnostic procedures. They face decisions about treatment options and [...]

Date:10/25/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

The Feng Shui Master’s Bowl of WaterRead More»

The Feng Shui Master’s Bowl of Water

The feng shui master’s bowl of water. (Image: pixabay / CC0 1.0) By VISION TIMES, 3 hours ago The ancient Chinese believed that five factors can help a person achieve a good life. Being a person of virtue is of greatest importance followed by a good destiny. The location of one’s house (feng shui) can [...]

Date:10/25/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Seven Chinese Treatments to Help You Look and Feel YoungerRead More»

Seven Chinese Treatments to Help You Look and Feel Younger

Royal jelly, also known as bee’s milk, is a creamy substance produced by young nurse worker bees. (Image: Peter Grima via flicker / CC BY-SA 2.0) By VISION TIMES, 3 hours ago Looking younger is important for everyone. While you can’t stop the passage of time, there are several traditional Chinese treatments to help you [...]

Date:10/25/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

The Feng Shui of Direction and ColorRead More»

The Feng Shui of Direction and Color

The Feng shui of direction and color. (Image: Wellcome Images via wikimedia / CC BY 4.0) By VISION TIMES, 6 hours ago Feng shui — which literally translates to “wind and water” — is the ancient Chinese art of placement. The goal is to enhance the flow of chi (life force or spiritual energy), and [...]

Date:10/24/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Chinese Beef Soup With Tofu (牛肉豆腐羹)Read More»

Chinese Beef Soup With Tofu (牛肉豆腐羹)

Chinese beef soup with tofu. (Image: wikimedia / CC0 1.0) By VISION TIMES, 7 hours ago Beef soup with tofu is one of the most common Chinese soups. This tasty, nutritious soup is easy to make, and suitable for all ages. Ingredients: 1. 250 grams (9 ounces) of beef, cut into short thin strips – [...]

Date:10/24/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Organ Harvesting in China: Foreigners ‘Are 1 in 5’ Transplant RecipientsRead More»

Organ Harvesting in China: Foreigners ‘Are 1 in 5’ Transplant Recipients

One in five organ recipients in China’s controversial transplant industry is a foreigner, says a leading expert. (Image: Phalinn Ooi via flickr / CC BY 2.0 ) By James Burke, 1 day ago Prisoners of conscience are murdered on demand for their organs in China to supply a state-run transplant industry where one out of [...]

Date:10/23/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Doctors in Taiwan Go Above and Beyond to Save PeopleRead More»

Doctors in Taiwan Go Above and Beyond to Save People

I believe that our director will support me for doing so, because saving people lives is the right thing to do. (Image: via Jin-Chung Shih / Facebook) By Yi Ming, 2 hours ago Even with one of the world’s best medical systems, Taiwan still has people falling through its cracks. However, doctors like Dr. Shi [...]

Date:10/22/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Fengshui of the HallwayRead More»

Fengshui of the Hallway

Fengshui of the hallway. (Image: pixabay / CC0 1.0) By Cecilia Kwan, 1 min ago The atmosphere when first entering a home is vital to the wellbeing of its occupants. The following decorating tips can help invoke positive feelings in your home: Festive items Seeing festive decorations or auspicious handcrafted pieces when first entering a [...]

Date:10/18/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

Beating Swords Into PlowsharesRead More»

Beating Swords Into Plowshares

Temple of Yu the Great in Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China. (Image: Gisling via wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0) By Colin Fredericson, 12 hours ago “Beating swords into plowshares” is a saying that dates back 4,000 years to a story of the legendary ruler Xia Yu, also known as “Yu the Great.” About 4,000 years ago, there [...]

Date:10/16/2016 | Category:China Culture&News

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