Monthly Archives: June 2023

Traditional Zongzi Recipe for Dragon Boat Festival | Authentic Chinese Rice Dumplings

Prepare Zongzi Ingredients

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents During the traditional Dragon Boat Festival in China, people usually make Zongzi as part of the celebrations. Here is a detailed description of the traditional method of making Zongzi for the Dragon Boat Festival: 1.Gather the ingredients: Prepare all the necessary ingredients, […]

The Birth of the Four Treasures of the Study: A Window into Ancient Chinese Culture

The Four Treasures of the Study in Ancient Times

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Introduction: The Four Treasures of the Study, comprising the brush, ink, paper, and inkstone, are iconic tools that have played a pivotal role in Chinese calligraphy and painting for centuries. This article delves into the background of their creation, explores their profound […]

The Origin and Significance of Kites: A Window into Ancient Traditions

Chinese culture kite

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Introduction: Kites have a fascinating history that dates back thousands of years and is deeply rooted in ancient cultures around the world. This article explores the background of kite invention, its symbolic meanings, and the various occasions when people engage in kite […]

The Background and Symbolism of Chinese Knots: A Fusion of Tradition and Artistry

Chinese Knots

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Introduction: Chinese knots, also known as “Chinese decorative knots,” are intricate and decorative handicrafts with a rich history and deep cultural significance. Originating from ancient China, these knots have evolved into an art form that encompasses a variety of designs and styles. […]

Chinese Oil-Paper Umbrella: Background and Craftsmanship

Finished Oil Paper Umbrella

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Oil-paper umbrellas have played an important role in Chinese life since ancient times. The uniqueness, aesthetics and practicality of this handicraft make it unique throughout history. Let’s first understand its background. In Chinese history and culture, the oil-paper umbrella is widely used […]