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TheBostonPilot.com - The Pilot

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 19:14

The Pilot

TheBostonPilot.com
The Pilot
Since then China has seen a resurgence in Daoism, Buddhism and Confucianism, its three traditional faiths, along with the hard-to-define Chinese folk religion. The central government has supported these over Christianity. This brings up a major theme ...

Are other holy books next target, asks interfaith group | The ... - The Malaysian Insight

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 09:04

The Malaysian Insight

Are other holy books next target, asks interfaith group | The ...
The Malaysian Insight
AN interfaith council has waded into the Bible-translation issue questioning if the holy books of other faiths will be targeted next, as the word “Allah” is also ...

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Laozi (Pre-Fourth Century BCE) - Philosophy Now

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 07:21

Philosophy Now

Laozi (Pre-Fourth Century BCE)
Philosophy Now
Laozi is reputedly the author of the great text of Daoism, the Dao De Ching or Tao Te Ching (Treatise on the Way and Its Power). Tradition holds that Laozi lived in the sixth century BCE; but it might've been the fifth century… or the fourth (it's a ...

Jani Allan: Looting of Zimbabwe and destruction of the country's wildlife - BizNews

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 00:34

BizNews

Jani Allan: Looting of Zimbabwe and destruction of the country's wildlife
BizNews
Perhaps ancient Chinese philosophies and religions such as Taoism and Buddhism viewed animals as worthy of respect, but during the Mao era care for animals was denounced as western and bourgeois and this view persists. Mugabe and his corrupt ...

Amalgamating Japanese-Indian cultures through Punjabi - Times of India

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:05

Times of India

Amalgamating Japanese-Indian cultures through Punjabi
Times of India
"What are the similarities between these four religions — Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism and Sikhism — is what Mizokami wants to know. Another area of his focus is economical relation between India and Japan," added Yograj. On December 4, Mizokami will ...

Gamasutra - Press Releases- Crack the Chinese Puzzle in - Gamasutra

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:02

Gamasutra - Press Releases- Crack the Chinese Puzzle in
Gamasutra
STOCKHOLM - 16 November 2017 - Caravans have roamed the Silk Road for centuries, bringing wealth and knowledge from far away. Even the richest rajas.

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Chinese architecture - Exponent

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 02:06

Chinese architecture
Exponent
The lecture was split up into multiple sections: Architecture and Confucianism, Traditional Chinese structures and Taoism, and Religious elements in traditional Chinese architecture. The Architecture and Confucianism section was an introduction to the ...

Q&A: Indonesia's native faiths and religions - Jakarta Post

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 05:51

Jakarta Post

Q&A: Indonesia's native faiths and religions
Jakarta Post
As a result, many Confucians converted to Buddhism, resulting in a sect named Tri Dharma, which incorporates Buddhism, Confucianism and Taoism. It was only after the 1998 political reform that Confucianism earned back its status as a recognized ...

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Q&A: Indonesia's native faiths and religions - Opinion - The Jakarta ... - Jakarta Post

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 05:51

Jakarta Post

Q&A: Indonesia's native faiths and religions - Opinion - The Jakarta ...
Jakarta Post
According to Culture and Education Ministry data, there were about 1200 native-faith groups with at least 12 million followers across the Muslim-majority country in 2016.

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This Man Was Einstein and Bohr's Relationship Counselor - Scientific American (blog)

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 13:06

Scientific American (blog)

This Man Was Einstein and Bohr's Relationship Counselor
Scientific American (blog)
In contrast, Bohr, a fan of Eastern philosophy, including Taoism with its Yin-Yang union of opposites, embraced contradictions in his theory of complementarity. According to that notion, a quantum entity's behavior, as either wavelike or particle-like ...

Column: a Quest for Faith Over a Year, and Over the Years | The ... - The Wild Hunt

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 15:03

The Wild Hunt

Column: a Quest for Faith Over a Year, and Over the Years | The ...
The Wild Hunt
From the point of view of many global onlookers, most of Western and Northern Europe might seem an oddly secular, even religion-less place. Despite a history ...

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'Long Strange Trip' Director: Childhood Trauma Drove Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia - Deadline

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 21:23

Deadline

'Long Strange Trip' Director: Childhood Trauma Drove Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia
Deadline
The music documentary has become a bedrock of the nonfiction form, producing some of its most memorable films: 1967's Dont Look Back, about Bob Dylan, 1970's Gimme Shelter about the Rolling Stones, and in just the past few years a couple of Oscar ...

Jack Ma pulls a stunt in movie debut, Entertainment News - AsiaOne - AsiaOne

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 22:52

AsiaOne

Jack Ma pulls a stunt in movie debut, Entertainment News - AsiaOne
AsiaOne
Gong Shou Dao features some of the country's top kung fu stars and action choreographers. PHOTO: Alibaba Pictures. Xu Fan. China Daily/Asia News Network.
Jack Ma pulls a stunt in debut movie - Ecns.cnecns

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WellU to offer weekly Tai Chi Classes - College Heights Herald

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 20:34

College Heights Herald

WellU to offer weekly Tai Chi Classes
College Heights Herald
Tai Chi, which originated in China, is based on the philosophies of Taoism. Like Taoism, Tai Chi emphasizes the balance in all things. WKU Libraries is partnering with the WellU program to bring the ancient practice of Tai Chi to students on campus ...

Young Chinese, Indians less likely to understand key Malay traits ... - The Straits Times

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 17:03

Free Malaysia Today

Young Chinese, Indians less likely to understand key Malay traits ...
The Straits Times
Eating halal food, wearing the tudung as well as avoiding alcohol and not touching dogs are perceived as important traits of being a Malay in Singapore.. Read ...
For Singaporeans, race still matters, Latest Singapore News - The ...The New Paper

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Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon Launches On November 16 - Gaming Union

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 15:58

Gaming Union

Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon Launches On November 16
Gaming Union
Paradox Interactive announced that Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon, the latest expansion to the medieval grand strategy role-playing game, will release on the 16th of November. The Emperor of China is powerful, but not invulnerable. Clever rulers can ...

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The Louvre Abu Dhabi Will Open This Week—Here's What to Expect - Condé Nast Traveler

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 14:00

Condé Nast Traveler

The Louvre Abu Dhabi Will Open This Week—Here's What to Expect
Condé Nast Traveler
This means that ancient objects created by early civilizations in Central Asia, Egypt, and Europe, for example, will all be seen together, as will works related to a variety of world religions, from Islam to Judaism, Christianity to Buddhism and Taoism ...

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Modern Tokyo Times | Re-Alignment of China and Japan: Rich ... - Modern Tokyo Times

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 16:41

Modern Tokyo Times

Modern Tokyo Times | Re-Alignment of China and Japan: Rich ...
Modern Tokyo Times
The ancient Middle Kingdom of China impacted greatly on the culture of Japan and this notably applies to the legacy of Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism, ...

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Much ado about nothing - The Star Online

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 21:18

Much ado about nothing
The Star Online
He said it would be ideal to allocate RM30mil each for the development of Christianity, Hinduism, Taoism, Buddhism, Sikhism and other minor religions yearly. In a statement as well, Penang Women's Development Corporation applauded the RM300 yearly ...

Unwind and Reconnect with Traditional Chinese Medicine - The Keene Sentinel

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 11:47

The Keene Sentinel

Unwind and Reconnect with Traditional Chinese Medicine
The Keene Sentinel
Is it the fact that Tui Na is a dynamic healing art, rooted in the philosophy of Taoism and treatment principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)? Do I believe it holds keys to wellness because it is one of the four pillars of treatment in TCM ...