The Great Wall: The symbol of greatness in traditional Chinese culture

Culture 04/21/22, 16:22

The Great Wall of China is not just a simple wall that divides a border. In addition to being ranked as one of the most important engineering works in history, the mega structure carries enormous symbolic power over what traditional Chinese culture was all about. The construction of the enormous wall ...

Classical Chinese wood carving art threatened by the Chinese regime

Art 03/25/22, 17:38

The outstanding artistic expressions in all cultures throughout the ages have left a footprint that characterizes them as classical, the highest level to which the evident exquisiteness with which the artist endowed them raises them and turns them into models worthy of being emulated and preserved.  China, in particular, has harbored ...

A pair of 2,200-year-old golden bronze Buddha statues discovered in China

Art 12/15/21, 07:43

The recently found pair of 2,200-year-old gold bronze Buddha statues is the oldest of their kind to be discovered in China. The miniature figurines were discovered among a cache of relics found in an ancient tomb of the Eastern Han Dynasty. One statue, Buddha Shakyamuni, shows Buddha standing on a platform while ...

Crusader sword unearthed from Mediterranean Sea bed

Culture 10/24/21, 15:27

A diver has found a trove of Crusader-period artifacts off the coast of Israel, which includes a 900-year-old sword. Live Science citing a statement from the Israel Antiquities Authority, said on Oct. 18 that scuba diver Shlomi Katzin emerged from the Mediterranean Sea with a large sword in hand. The medieval sword ...