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  • False [Customs] About Porcelains reveal five ways to color history   

    culture
    The Qing Dynasty was an era of ceaseless war. Both official and private kilns(a kiln is an oven that is used to bake pottery and bricks in order to make them hard) were unused until the middle of

    2016-05-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] About Zhu Rong   

    culture
    Zhu Rong is the God of Fire in the ancient Chinese mythology(mythology is a group of myths, especially all the myths from a particular country, religion, or culture).

    2016-05-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] About Taotie   

    culture
    Taotie is a mysterious(someone or something that is mysterious is strange and is not known about or understood) monster in the ancient Chinese mythology.

    2016-05-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] A rough guide to use China phone cards and mobile   

    Living Tips
    Apart from calling IDD from your hotel room, there are various phone cards available in post offices inside hotels or at most newsstands on the street in China.

    2016-05-19 07:00,1 Comments phone cards mobile

  • False [Customs] The Language of an Ancient Instrument   

    Instrument mill
    This abuse of 琴 didn’t appear in Mandarin until Western instruments flooded into China in the early 20th century. 琴 only referred to one instrument: a seven-string zither that is said to be as

    2016-05-18 07:00, instrument guqin

  • False [Customs] What Do You Like Most About Living in China?   

    Living Tips
    Last we looked at the things we liked least about living in China. Because we’re big believers in positivity and being both fair and balanced we’re looking this week at the things we like most

    2016-05-15 10:33, living in China like

  • False [Customs] Choosing the Right Cigarette: 10 Top China Brands   

    Living Tips
    Smoking is a way of expressing status, camaraderie, and hometown loyalty. A majority of men smoke in China, and often use cigarettes to break the ice or lubricate all kinds of social avenues.

    2016-04-27 10:34, Cigarette 10 Top

  • False [Customs] About God of Kitchen   

    culture
    The God of Kitchen, commonly called "Gentleman Kitchen", "Grandfather Kitchen" or "King of Kitchen", is a God in charge of eating in China's ancient mythic(someone or something that is mythic exi

    2016-04-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] God of Silkworm   

    culture
    In the very ancient time, a man went on a long journey and left a beautiful daughter and a horse at home. When the father was not in, the daughter would keep the horse as a company and fed it wit

    2016-04-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] The Goddess of Wu Mountain   

    culture
    Wu Mountain, the east gate of Chongqing Municipality(an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government) of the China, is the only route to visit the Three Gorges of the Yang

    2016-04-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] About Tai Sui   

    culture
    Tai Sui is one of the few demon gods of divinities(means a god or goddess) in Chinese folk culture and people tend to shy away from him.

    2016-04-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Chinese Poetry: The Classic of Odes & Chu Ci   

    ci
    In ancient China, people had profuse feelings to express when historical events took place, both joyful or of grief. It reflects the high level of civilization.

    2016-04-25 06:00, Chinese Poetry Classic of Odes

  • False [Customs] Education in Zhou & Han Dynasties   

    culture
    The 'Zhongzheng' was himself invariably a member of the upper classes and he would often show partiality to families of dignitaries and other upper class people.

    2016-04-24 09:48, Zhou Dynasties Han Dynasties

  • False [Customs] Chinese Bronze Vessels   

    culture
    Bronze is the alloy of copper, stannum and plumbum. After the invention of this alloy 5,000 years ago, bronze prevailed immediately and led our ancestors into a newstage - the bronze era.

    2016-04-24 09:47, Chinese Bronze Vessels

  • False [Customs] Door Gods of China   

    culture
    In former times, door gods of China were divinities Taoists(an adherent of any branch of Taoism) and common people believed to guard doors, as well as portraits of door gods for posting on doors.

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Gong Gong   

    culture
    Gong Gong is the God of Water in the ancient Chinese mythology and also believed to be the descendant(someone's descendants are the people in later generations who are related to them) of the Yan

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] The Chupu Game   

    culture
    Chupu is an ancient chess game played in the China. It is so named because the dice used in the original game were made of the simaruba.

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] About Picassos of Pottery   

    culture
    It's a general consensus that abstract painting is a style considered as the Western, first practiced by twentieth-century artists such as Pablo Picasso and Marcel Duchamp, also antithetical to t

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Moulding Earthenware Technique in Xinjiang   

    culture
    Among the pottery(you can use pottery to refer to pots, dishes, and other objects which are made from clay and then baked in an oven until they are hard) in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region o

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Wall Vase of the Qing Dynasty   

    culture
    Wall vase first appeared in the Wanli Period(万历年间Wànlì niánjiān), Ming Dynasty. People hung it on their walls or on the bedside pillars(a pillar is a tall solid structure, which is usuall

    2016-03-25 10:09, culture