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Morality Has the Greatest Impact on People

October 29, 2012, 2:43 pm

Wang Lie, at the end of East Han Dynasty, used his noble moral character and conduct to influence and reform villagers.

Wang Shouren Knew Right From Wrong

October 28, 2012, 12:22 am

A father and son once sued each other and asked the wise Wang Shouren to judge their case.

The History of Gu Zheng

October 25, 2012, 8:00 pm

Nowadays, the most common type of Gu Zheng has 21 strings, but there are also ones with 26 and 16 strings.

Stuffing the Ear When Stealing a Bell

October 14, 2012, 1:41 am

In a story from the Spring and Autumn period (770–221 B.C.), a thief broke into a rich family’s house in order to steal a big bell.

The Chinese Moon Festival

September 27, 2012, 8:18 pm

The Mid-Autumn Festival in China, is one of the major traditional holidays celebrated by Chinese people.

Last Touch Added to Drawing of a Dragon

September 1, 2012, 4:30 am

The “last touch added to a drawing of a dragon” is a Chinese idiom that means “to get to the point.”

A Son’s Virtue Restores Harmony to a Family (Part II of II)

August 18, 2012, 12:25 am

Min Ziqian was a famous Confucian scholar and considered an exemplar of filial piety. This story tells of an incident in Ziqian’s youth in which he demonstrated his filial [...]

A Son’s Virtue Restores Harmony to a Family (Part I of II)

August 9, 2012, 9:59 am

Min Ziqian was a famous Confucian scholar and considered an exemplar of filial piety. This story tells of an incident in Ziqian’s youth in which he demonstrated his filial [...]

Chinese Netizens Attribute Beijing Flood to Offense of Divine Creatures

July 26, 2012, 6:41 pm

The elders say that these two divine creatures were put there to protect Bejing against water. If they were disturbed, Beijing would be flooded.

Tea Sets

May 30, 2012, 12:16 am

Four basic elements for making a good cup of tea are quite important in ensuring both the quality and the taste of tea.

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