This video is an introduction to the famous hutongs of Beijing.
This video introduces the various types and styles of Beijing siheyuan.
This video is an introduction to Beijing's Luogu Lane, also known as "Centipede Street."
This video discusses the care taken in the remodeling of South Luogu Lane in order to preserve the charm of the ancient capital while also providing new tourist attractions and modern conveniences for its residents.
This is an introduction to the Panzhongxi, a type of folk art that exists in the Beijing hutongs.
This video introduces the famous Siheyuan number 42, once home to famous scholar from Fu Jen Catholic University.
In this episode of "Art Is So Easy," we meet artist Liu Yong and his eight-foot painting "Lantern Festival at Longshan Temple."
Liu Yong's eight-foot painting depicts a lively scene during the Lantern Festival in Wanhua.
Liu Yong further explains the intricacies of his painting, "Lantern Festival at Longshan Temple."
Taiwanese opera and the Longshan Temple are early symbols of Taiwanese culture.
Liu Yong's "Lantern Festival at Longshan Temple" tells a multitude of stories simultaneously.
It's the people that make history.
Yi Gong Zi introduces the "Heart Sutra."
This video tells the story of Siddhārtha Gautama, the founder of Buddhism.
Siddhārtha Gautama's student, the "Most Venerable Ānanda," came up with the first batch of Buddhist scriptures.
Among the different versions of the "Heart Sutra," by far the most popular one is the version by Xuan Zang.
In contrast to what was portrayed in the "Journey to the West," Master Xuan Zang's journey was, in fact, long and lonely.
The "Heart Sutra" is written in ancient language and contains passages that are difficult for the average reader to understand.
This video examines four famous characters from the "Heart Sutra": "Se Ji Shi Kong."
The "Heart Sutra" encourages one to embrace and adapt to change.
The "Heart Sutra" helps impart a Buddhist world outlook and methodology.
The "Heart Sutra" gives you the tools to face the challenges that life brings.
Which emperor could possibly restrain the "Eastern Heretic," Huang Yaoshi and "Western Venom," Ouyang Feng, as well as a host of other strange-looking fellows from the same era?
Song Huizong was the Chinese emperor with the best taste of them all.