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What Are Chinese Pickles?-Quick Answer&Tips

Chinese pickles are preserved vegetables and a part of their tradition. Today, they boast more than 100 different types. They are a flavorful appetizer or side dish. The pickled ingredients vary from cabbage to bamboo shoots and are pickled in a combination of vinegar and water. You can choose...

Imperial College Chinese Name- Guozijian

The Chinese Imperial College was the highest institute of higher education in the country and is famously known as Guozijan. This national institution was established after the Sui dynasty during the reign of Emperor Yang of Sui. The Imperial College was established to train talent for the ruling class...

Who Is Mazu In Mythology? – Chinese Goddess Of The Sea

Mazu is an interesting character in Chinese mythology who is said to have lived a very extraordinary life compared to her agemates. I will explain in detail how Mazu lived her life, died, and became the sea goddess. What is Mazu? Mazu or Matsu is a Chinese goddess believed to have...

Who Is Guanyin In Chinese Mythology?-Bodhisattva Of Compassion

Guanyin is the god of compassion, mercy, and love that is worshiped by most Buddhist. This god was first regarded as a male god, but as time progressed, the gender of this god seemed more female and today, most people who worship Guanyin regard this god as female. This...

What is Zha cai(Cha tsai)?-Chinese Mustard Stem

Zha Cai is among the common dishes in China and can be eaten raw or used as an ingredient. In this article, I will explain where zha cai originated, what it tastes like, and how it is usually prepared. What is Chinese Zha cai? Chinese Zha cai is a...

What Is The Book Tao Te Ching About?-Dao De Jing

Have you ever heard of the book Tao Te Ching? If you have, you may have wondered what it is all about. Well, read more to find out about it. Tao Te Ching is a philosophical Chinese book that talks about integrity. Integrity is an act of doing the right...

What Is Suan Cai?-Chinese Pickled Mustard Greens

Suan cai also called suan tsai, is a traditional Chinese pickled vegetable for various cuisines. And, akin to the European Sauerkraut, suan cai is used to make perfect embellishments to meat like chicken and pork and as a topping for noodles, making it delicious and healthier. What Is Pickled...

What Is Mandarin Duck In Feng Shui?-Chinese Love Birds

The mandarin duck is common in the Far East region of the world. It is commonly associated with love and companionship. This is because one male mandarin duck is known to only mate with one female mandarin duck till they die. This has been romanticized and included in folk...

What Is Chicken-blood Stone?-ji xue shi

Have you ever heard of chicken-blood stone? If yes, then what is it? If not, then look forward to reading this article. Chicken-blood stone is considered a lucky stone that can protect its owner. Chicken-blood stone is a Chinese traditional ornament material. We all have different beliefs and one...

What is Chinese bamboo weaving?

Bamboo weaving is a craft that uses bamboo as the raw material. The craftsmen interlace bamboo strips into patterns using various weaving methods to form useful and decorative items.  What is bamboo weaving? It is a craft that originated in China. It involves the use of bamboo to make...