This entertaining and informative video on the Chinese obsession with gift-giving reveals a lot about contemporary Chinese social and political issues (covering everything from social competition to corrupt officials) and also delves into the ancient origins of this long-running practice.
In this experiment, PM2.5 and carbon monoxide levels in a room are tested before and after the lighting of a cigarette.
Like the secret to performing tai chi, to reach a state in which troubles are a thing of our past, we must forget everything including our material worth and troubles and become one with nature.
The idea of vegetarianism started in China thousands of years ago. So, let's find out why people started to become vegetarians.
It feels good to start the New Year off with a bowl of veggie noodles.
Longhua Temple's veggie noodles are a traditional dish that one eats for the New Year. Six hundred bowls of these noodles can be made in just one hour.
As the most delicious vegetarian dishes come from the temples, a visit to one may be in order to try top vegetarian dishes.
The Jade Buddhist Temple in Shanghai is famous for its vegetarian meals. It is a must-try if you are into veggie dishes.
Behind every dish, there is a meaning. This vegetarian dish is called "Understand and Embrace."
The lotus flower is a symbol of Buddhism. Therefore, a vegetarian dish is made with this concept in mind.
One needs creativity to cook an impressive dish. The Bead Curtain is a very interesting vegetarian dish that uses aloe as its main ingredient.
Olive Oil-Fried King Oyster Mushrooms: a simple but delicious dish.
Getting the freshest ingredients is also a very important step in making delicious vegetarian dishes.
In this episode of The 25th Hour, we first meet 82-year-old Wu Ren Di who is looking for love in his native Shanghai.
82-year-old Wu Ren Di was married for over 40 years before his wife passed away in 2001.
Even in retirement, Mister Wu keeps busy with stock trading.
After his first marriage, 82-year-old Wu Ren Di had a short-lived marriage of four months.
Divorced for a decade, Ying met the love of her life at a singles salon.
Ying had no choice but to leave her boyfriend of four years after his daughter did not approve of their decision to get married.
The elderly today not only have physical needs, but spiritual needs as well.
Despite meeting a 64 year-old man at 59 years of age, Wan Mei Ling claims Ni Sheng Rong is the man she's been waiting for her entire life.
Wan Mei Ling faces opposition from her family regarding her relationship with Ni Sheng Rong.
Wan Mei Ling has made many sacrifices for the man she loves.