Mencius was a famous Chinese philosopher who emphasized that a ruler should be virtuous so as to mandate his rule over the populace.
Chinese music is based on the ancient Chinese pentatonic, five-tone musical system, and has a cosmic correspondence.
Tea's rich history began in China, where the tradition of its cultivation and enjoyment is very old.
A traditional story of one man's will in improving his character and life
Under Emperor Xuan Zong’s reign in the Tang Dynasty, General Li Sixun (李思训 651-716) and his son, Li Zhaodao (李昭道), were both excellent artists in portraying natural landscapes. They are the founder of the so-called Northern school of professional painters [...]
Han Gan was reputed to be able to not only portray the physical body of the horse, but also its spirit. His frequently featured horses from the royal stables.
Chinese folk songs are closely tied with traditional Chinese culture, though have been lost in modern times.
The Chinese words “dim sum” no longer sound exotic to the open-minded citizens of Hamburg, Germany. How did these miniature, dough-filled pockets conquer the city?
Over thousands of years, the Chinese people have developed their own architectural style.
Qi Jiguang (November 12, 1528 — January 5, 1588) was a Chinese military general and national hero during the Ming Dynasty. He was best remembered for his courage and [...]