Painting Artist: Shen Yun’s Divinely Inspired Music and Performance Is Magnificent

April 16, 2011 Updated: October 1, 2015

Mr. Yang Yingshang at Shen Yun Performing Arts in Tainan. (Zheng Shunli/The Epoch Times)
Mr. Yang Yingshang at Shen Yun Performing Arts in Tainan. (Zheng Shunli/The Epoch Times)
TAINAN, Taiwan—Yang Yingshang, a Buddha painting artist, and Xiao Zhongli, a Western painting instructor associated with the Tainan Senior Citizen Center, arrived at the Tainan Municipal Cultural Center together to watch the last show of Shen Yun Performing Arts International Company in Tainan, April 15.

“I am truly touched. Every program is so nice. Superb! I hope I can see the performance again,” Mr. Yang said.

Describing what he felt about Shen Yun, he said, “This is divinely [inspired] music and performance. Its magnificence far transcends the human wonderfulness.”

Mr. Xiao expressed that he could not imagine the elegance of the Shen Yun performance until seeing the show in person. He said, “Ones pursuit for painting is to depict the spirit and charm of an object. Shen Yun is the highest realm that we want to reach.” He added, “The programs have far exceeded my expectations. I hope everyone can come and see it.”

Moved by the performance, Mr. Xiao said, “Every program is perfect. It is my great fortune that I have the opportunity to see such an outstanding show. It has touched the deepest part of my heart.” He concluded, “The color collocation of every scene is flawless. It is very skillful. Next year, I will bring several students to view the show together.”

Reporting by Zheng Wei.

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