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The Buddha’s bead chain was enshrined in a temple on a high cliff face. (Image:  wikimedia  /  CC0 1.0) CC BY 3.0)

The Buddha’s Bead Chain

The Buddha’s bead chain was enshrined in a temple on a high cliff face. There was only one dangerous trail down the shear cliff face for the temple’s monks to get to the nearby village for provisions, and lay people…

Zeng Guofan did not have a remarkable aptitude for study, but he tried very hard. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

The Thief and the Statesman

Zeng Guofan did not have a remarkable aptitude for study, but he tried very hard. One night, he was trying to memorize an article by reciting it repeatedly. A thief came to his house and hid outside. The thief waited…

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The Buddha’s Bead Chain

The Buddha’s bead chain was enshrined in a temple on a high cliff face. There was only one dangerous trail down the shear cliff face for the temple’s monks to…

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The Thief and the Statesman

Zeng Guofan did not have a remarkable aptitude for study, but he tried very hard. One night, he was trying to memorize an article by reciting it repeatedly. A thief…

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A New Anti-Theft Backpack Hits the Market

French designer Thomas works for the world famous Holland-based brand XD Design. When he visited China a few years ago, he noticed that wherever he went, either on a bus or…