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Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 4

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.

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China

Chinese Daily Life The Culture of Gift-Giving in China

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.

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Chinese Daily Life Is Cigarette Smoke More Harmful than Car Exhaust? Part 1

In this experiment, PM2.5 and carbon monoxide levels in a room are tested before and after the lighting of a cigarette.

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China Shanghai

Chinese Entrepreneurs Follow Your Dreams Part 8

Annie recalls when she decided to begin her working life in Shanghai.

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Chinese Martial Arts Wudang Sword Part 4

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.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 1

The idea of vegetarianism started in China thousands of years ago. So, let's find out why people started to become vegetarians.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 2

It feels good to start the New Year off with a bowl of veggie noodles.

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The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 3

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.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 4

As the most delicious vegetarian dishes come from the temples, a visit to one may be in order to try top vegetarian dishes.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 5

The Jade Buddhist Temple in Shanghai is famous for its vegetarian meals. It is a must-try if you are into veggie dishes.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 6

Behind every dish, there is a meaning. This vegetarian dish is called "Understand and Embrace."

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 7

The lotus flower is a symbol of Buddhism. Therefore, a vegetarian dish is made with this concept in mind.

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The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 8

One needs creativity to cook an impressive dish. The Bead Curtain is a very interesting vegetarian dish that uses aloe as its main ingredient.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 9

Olive Oil-Fried King Oyster Mushrooms: a simple but delicious dish.

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China

The 25th Hour Chinese Buddhist Vegetarianism Part 10

Getting the freshest ingredients is also a very important step in making delicious vegetarian dishes.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 1

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.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 2

82-year-old Wu Ren Di was married for over 40 years before his wife passed away in 2001.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 3

Even in retirement, Mister Wu keeps busy with stock trading.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 4

After his first marriage, 82-year-old Wu Ren Di had a short-lived marriage of four months.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 5

Divorced for a decade, Ying met the love of her life at a singles salon.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 6

Ying had no choice but to leave her boyfriend of four years after his daughter did not approve of their decision to get married.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 7

The elderly today not only have physical needs, but spiritual needs as well.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 8

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.

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China Shanghai

The 25th Hour Love at an Older Age Part 9

Wan Mei Ling faces opposition from her family regarding her relationship with Ni Sheng Rong.

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