In October, Olympic bronze medalist Martins Rubenis attended the collective morning exercise practice in San Francisco. (Image: Epoch Times)

How an Olympic Athlete Found Falun Dafa

The tall and robust Martins Rubenis is a sports celebrity in Latvia. The master of the luge program has won many awards in international competitions — first place in the 1998 World Youth Championship, two more silver medals in 2003, bronze…

The martial art of kung fu is one of China's greatest cultural exports.  (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

A Story of Kung Fu

One of the greatest cultural exports from China is kung fu. The martial art has been developed over thousands of years and literally means “achievement made through effort.” People mistakenly assume that kung fu originated with the Shaolin Temple. This…

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From Orphan to World Gymnastics Champion

Morgan Hurd is a Chinese orphan girl who was abandoned by her biological parents after she was born. Hurd spent 11 months at an orphanage in Wuzhou City, Guangxi, China,…

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A Martial Arts Expert Finds His True Calling

On July 4, 2019, the annual Independence Day parade was held in Redwood City in San Francisco’s Bay Area. As in previous years, local practitioners of Falun Gong, an ancient…

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How an Olympic Athlete Found Falun Dafa

The tall and robust Martins Rubenis is a sports celebrity in Latvia. The master of the luge program has won many awards in international competitions — first place in the 1998…

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A Story of Kung Fu

One of the greatest cultural exports from China is kung fu. The martial art has been developed over thousands of years and literally means “achievement made through effort.” People mistakenly…

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A Rare Interview With the Master of the Sword

Zhang Sanfeng is known as the founder of Tai Chi, or Taijiquan, which is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. The term…

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The Origin of Soccer in China

The earliest soccer game originated from the Linzi region of the Qi state during the Zhou Dynasty in China over 2,300 years ago. Its ancient name was cuju.

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Tennis Is Sexist Toward… Men

Feminists have long claimed that the game of tennis is an example of gender inequality where women players are punished more and earn less than their male counterparts. However, nothing…

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Taiwanese Tennis Champion Tseng Chun-Hsin

A Taiwanese boy is taking the tennis world by storm. He is Tseng Chun-Hsin, nicknamed the “Taiwan Night Market Champion” because his parents do business in a night market. In…

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The World Cup and China’s Absence

Russia is attracting the world’s attention as the first eastern European country to host the FIFA World Cup; however, China hasn’t sent a team to participate in the games. Yet…