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The Traditional Virtue of Filial Piety Is Well Preserved in Taiwan

Well goes an old saying: “Of all virtues, filial piety is the first (百善孝為先).”  Filial piety is a traditional virtue of respecting and caring...

Hua Mulan: The Powerful Young Heroine of Ancient China

There is a beloved legend about a young warrior woman called Mulan. She lived during the Northern and Southern dynasties (420-589 CE). In Chinese...

A Band of Thieves Was Moved by Filial Piety

Filial piety is one of the most important aspects of the lives of the ancient Chinese. The traditional Chinese character xiao " 孝 ”...

This Kind of Person Will Be Blessed With Good Feng Shui Land

Most Chinese people believe in feng shui, hoping that good feng shui can help them change their luck or maintain their good luck.  The...

The Power of Filial Piety

According to Confucianism, obedience, respect, and care for one's parents and the elderly are considered to be one of the fundamentals of proper behavior....

A Daughter-in-Law Who Upheld Her Filial Piety Even in the Face of Death

In the Qing Dynasty (1850-1876) during the reign of Xianfeng and Tongzhi, there was a filial woman who looked after her mother-in-law. After a...

A Story of Filial Piety

Zhang Xiaoji was a scholar of Xuchang in the Song Dynasty. When he grew up, a rich man in the village acknowledged his talent...

Animals Can Differentiate Between Good and Bad People

This is a story that took place during the Song Dynasty. Nine men were on the way back to their hometown after completing their...

Confucius Disciple Min Sun Exemplifies Filial Piety

Min Sun, also known as Min Ziqian, was one of Confucius’ favorite disciples, and one of the most prominent, known for his filial piety....

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