culture

Feeding the imagination

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A series of picture books gives children and adults a taste of traditional culture by exploring the history and origin of popular Chinese dishes in...

Henan beauty

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Dancers perform their acclaimed interpretation of A Tang Dynasty Banquetas part of Henan TV’s Spring Festival gala. [Photo/Xinhua] A dance production set in Tang era...

Refreshing beat of life

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Advocate and practitioner of ba duan jin, Zhang Yan, and her team won the 2020 Gansu Provincial Ba Duan Jin Contest in November. The contest,...

Making scents of history

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Incense maker Lu Wen, 38, lights a stick of incense during a workshop in Lanzhou, Gansu province. She has so far re-created 108 kinds of...

One pandemic, two cultures

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(Photo provided to China Daily) Chinese writer in Rome reflects on her experiences. Chinese-born writer and editor Hu Lanbo met her husband Carlo in 1989...