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Vocalist Stephen Mullan is a talented and well-known singer worldwide. (Image:   via YouTube/Screenshot)

Yearning to Learn About Chinese Culture

Why is a famous Western vocalist willing to start from scratch to learn how to sing Chinese songs? What are his feelings and experiences in singing these songs? Stephen Mullan is a renowned vocalist. He accidentally discovered a magical phenomenon…

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The Chinese Characters Wén and Wǔ

Live life as King Wen and King Wu ruled the country. The first emperor of the Zhou Dynasty, King Wu (周武王), and his father, King Wen (周文王), derived their imperial…

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Award Winning Violin Maker Truly Touched by Shen Yun

As an internationally known musician and violin maker who has attracted the interest of musical instrument collectors and the Japanese Imperial Family, Tsai Ming-chu attended the Shen Yun Performing Arts show…

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Why People Are Fascinated by Classical Chinese Dance

Attracted by Shen Yun’s reputation, Pan Zhihang, Director of the International Religious Music Station in Taiwan, and his family attended the classical Chinese dance performance at the Tainan Cultural Center in…

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Yearning to Learn About Chinese Culture

Why is a famous Western vocalist willing to start from scratch to learn how to sing Chinese songs? What are his feelings and experiences in singing these songs? Stephen Mullan…

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The Cradle of Craft Innovation in Taiwan

Located in Nantou County’s Caotun Township in central Taiwan, the National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute (NTCRD) is an agency of Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture. The purpose of the NTCRD is…

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Animated Video ‘Alike’ Goes Viral

The short animated film Alike, which was co-directed by Daniel Martínez Lara and Rafa Cano Méndez, earned numerous awards, including “Best Animated Short Film” at the Goya awards.  After it…

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Chinese Character for Dragon: Lóng 龍

Conveying the noble, auspicious qualities of the Chinese dragon, the Chinese character for dragon 龍, pronounced lóng, is separated into two parts. The left symbolizes the dragon’s head, while the…

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The Chinese Character Cháo 朝

A new dynasty marks the dawn of a new era. The Chinese character 朝, pronounced cháo (or “ciao” in Italian), stands for morning or dawn. It is also the character…

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Tinariwen Band’s Beautifully Animated Music Video

Tinariwen is a northern Mali-based band with a newly animated music video clip for their song Ténéré Tàqqàl. The song translates into What Has Become of the Ténéré, where Ténéré is a Tamashek…

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The Eco-Friendly Ways of Shen Yun

Shen Yun Performing Arts is a group based in New York, set up by elite Chinese artists, who travel worldwide with a goal to revive traditional Chinese culture.