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Mid-Autumn Festival: Ancient Poetry and Music With the Moon at Heart

The Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as the Moon Festival) is upon us. The moon in traditional Chinese culture is seen as a symbol of...

Fascinating Traditional Cultures That Still Speak in Whistles

In the Canary Islands on the coast of western Africa, there are traditional cultures that still speak in whistles. If you visit the islands of...

The Lifelong Love of Chinese Artist Qi Gong

Qi Gong (July 26, 1912-June 30, 2005) was a well-known artist/calligrapher, educator, poet, and great master of Chinese literature. He was a man with multiple...

Earth to Hipsters: Che Guevara Is Not Cool

Che Guevara's image is one of the most internationally recognized symbols of rebellion in the world today. The South American guerrilla leader, known primarily...

Nature Welcomes Us to Spring With Bright Yellow Wattle Flowers

Walking by the Yarra River in Warrandyte, I noticed how amazingly the bright yellow wattle flowers stood out, like sparkling yellow lights glowing in...

The Relevance of Traditional Values in Society

Traditional values are regarded as the foundational pillars of a family and of society at large. These values are all-inclusive, covering our past, present,...

The History of Foot Binding in China

Imagine massaging your 3-year-old daughter’s feet, then you grab her little toes and curl them under her foot, then you press with excessive force...

Powerful Goddess of Agriculture in Greek Mythology

Demeter, the Goddess of Agriculture,  is one of the largest and oldest goddesses of the ancient Greek pantheon. She was the daughter of Cronus...

Japan’s Traditional Handicrafts Reflect a Rich and Diverse Tradition

When you think of things that come from Japan, likely your first thought will be of high-quality electronics or maybe matcha tea, wagyu beef,...

The Origin and Nuances of Bonsai Trees

People enjoy gardening in many ways. Some choose their backyards or terraces for gardening, while others choose pots and tubs for indoor gardening. However,...
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