Month: October 2021

What Does Yin And Yang Mean In Chinese?

You’ve probably said something like “You are the yin to my yang” in the past, but can you honestly say that you actually know the meaning of the two words ‘yin’ and ‘yang’ or are you using the phrase just because it’s been used too many times in the...

History Of Currency In China (Before 1911)

It is common knowledge that China has the oldest civilization in the world. A lot of the developments we enjoy today were either borrowed from or inspired by what was done during China’s ancient period. Among its great inventions, was the concept of currency. Through the years, China has...

Chinese Animal Symbols And Their Meanings(You Should Know)

China is among the oldest civilizations in the world and quite different from the rest, especially when compared to the western world. Most of their beliefs are based on nature and hence why plants and especially animals play an integral role in their culture. So, it should be no...

What Is The Chinese New Year Calendar?-Chunjie/Spring Festival Traditions

China is known to have many festivities and celebrations throughout the year. Including the Mid-Autumn Festival and Dragon Boat Festival. The most important celebration in China, however, is undoubted, the Chinese New Year Festival. It is a venerated festival not just in China but across several other Asian cultures....

FengZheng: Chinese Kites History And Meaning

At some point in your childhood, you probably have the memory of flying a kite one sunny afternoon. While to most of us a kite is a blissful childhood memory and/or toy, in some cultures, like the Chinese it holds significant meaning. Chinese kites are considered an art form...

What Is Go Board Game And How To Play?-Detailed Answer

If you have been studying the different interesting Chinese cultures, one of the things you may have come across in the game Chinese Go. But do you know what exactly this game is, who invented it, and how to play it? Well, keep reading to learn more about the...

Where Is Yangtze River Delta?(Richest Areas in China)

Like the Pearl River Delta, the Yangtze River Delta (YRD)is an essential region in China, and it is now said to be driving economic development in the country. To understand exactly how the Yangtze River Delta has played a role in boosting economic growth in China. Where Is Yangtze...

Where Is Pearl River Delta?

The three wealthiest and most important economic regions in China are found on the east coast of the country: the Yangtze River Delta circumjacent to Shanghai, the Bohai Bay region found near Beijing and the Pearl River Delta found close to Hong Kong. In this write-up, we will be...

What Is Chinese Sticky Rice? (Do you like it)

Rice is one of the main staple grains in China. They are incorporated in most dishes in the different Chinese cuisines. Aside from having different methods of preparing rice, there are also different varieties, among them being sticky rice. Sticky rice is a popular rice delicacy in China and...

What Is Acupuncture And How Does It Work?

China is among the countries known for its holistic healing approach to treatment. Acupuncture is especially the most associated form of holistic treatment in China. While the idea of being poked by needles might seem like too painful a procedure, many people around the world, and not just in...