Li Bifeng, Chinese author, poet, and activist, has been working toward democracy in China for decades, where free speech is not tolerated.
As graceful as a cloud, as gentle as a melody, ancient Chinese noblewomen were like water — nurturing to all living things. This royal female archetype is a well-spring in traditional Chinese culture.
When traveling to China, be prepared. Though it may sound absurd, you cannot drive in China with an International Driver’s Permit (IDP).
Apple confirmed that its iCloud services in mainland China will be operated by a Chinese company in February 2018. The tech giant is complying with Chinese cyber security rules, introduced in July last year, which include a requirement for companies…
A year after announcing his resignation, Peter Mathieson recently left Hong Kong University (HKU). Mathieson’s resignation comes two years ahead of his contract’s end in 2019. His decision was mainly influenced by the ever-intensifying political pressure from Beijing.
In Western culture, gods are given human qualities and they live in the human world. Olympus is where they reside in Greek mythology. Similarly, in Chinese culture, deities took abode at Mount Qunlun, or Kunlun. Many stories, especially Taoist, tell…
One of the leisure activities that many people may like to do with their family members or friends on holidays in Taiwan is kilning sweet potatoes.
With the fast pace of modern society, every aspect of the environment seems to be getting more complex. People feel overwhelmed and don’t always know how to cope with things in daily life. As the old saying goes: “What goes…
Eucommia bark (Du Zhong) is used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat back and leg pain. It is also one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in Chinese herbology.
The most famous sauce in traditional Chinese cuisine is soy sauce. It is made by fermenting soybeans and roasted cracked wheat with brine in wooden containers that are regularly opened to release gases and to stir the mixture.