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Mooncake Festival - Manila Bulletin

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:01

Manila Bulletin

Mooncake Festival
Manila Bulletin
Its round shape is seen to correspond to the cyclic concepts of Taoism. Chinese have a fondness for the moon and they view round objects and shapes as representing perfection. We extend our warm greetings to our Chinese brothers and sisters here and ...
Mid-Autumn Festival, China's harvest celebrationGoKunming (blog)

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You're so Chinese - the emotions behind Chinese culture - Malaysiakini

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 21:28

You're so Chinese - the emotions behind Chinese culture
Malaysiakini
COMMENT | On our way to a temple in Kuala Lumpur, I ask Mum, “Why are you so Chinese?” She said our ancestral Chinese culture must be preserved ...

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Tough choices for a book lover - Oxford Eagle

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 09:30

Tough choices for a book lover
Oxford Eagle
There's also quite a collection of histories of England, Ireland and Scotland that are staying put, owing to an affinity for heritage. Similarly, books on cats, Zen, Taoism, beer and the Beatles abound. I was able to cull seven volumes on assorted ...

Escapist landscapes - chinadialogue

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 09:28

chinadialogue

Escapist landscapes
chinadialogue
“Urbanisation and industrialisation have had a huge impact on the environment in China,” says landscape painter Wu Ke, who looks erudite in a simple black suit, rimless spectacles and slicked back hair at the opening of his new show in London's swish ...

Musician Tomoko Sauvage searches for freedom through sound - The Japan Times

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 10:06

The Japan Times

Musician Tomoko Sauvage searches for freedom through sound
The Japan Times
Sauvage read about Daoism, practiced meditation and listened to Alice Coltrane and the American minimalist composer Terry Riley. This led naturally into Indian music, which Sauvage insists she studied but did not learn. (“It would take more than 20 ...

Art house: Crosscurrent – Yang Chao's ode to the Yangtze River is a filmic objet d'art - South China Morning Post

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 09:04

South China Morning Post

Art house: Crosscurrent – Yang Chao's ode to the Yangtze River is a filmic objet d'art
South China Morning Post
A potpourri of road movie, gangster drama, mystery romance and social commentary, with Buddhism and Taoism thrown into the cinematic mix, the movie falls short of its lofty philosophical ambitions but succeeds marvellously as a kind of filmic objet d'art.

Take a trip to China at Bryant University through modern technology - Turn to 10

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 19:35

Turn to 10

Take a trip to China at Bryant University through modern technology
Turn to 10
The art tells a story, like of the Buddhists from India. “Taoism as a religion was born and grown in China. So, in the cave, you will see Taoism and Buddhism actually mingled together,” said Yang. “We can see the integration of ideas and religions in ...

Oxygen bar and wellness center set to open in Riverside Sunday - RiverheadLOCAL

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 19:12

RiverheadLOCAL

Oxygen bar and wellness center set to open in Riverside Sunday
RiverheadLOCAL
Forrest said he “got deeper into meditation — into Taoism, Buddhism, Siddha Yoga and Christianity.” “My mentors taught me that real happiness is in stillness, in prayer and service to others,” he said. “The only way to really feel good is to give our ...

MCCBCHST supports statement of former IGP - Malaysian Christian News

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 02:00

Malaysian Christian News

MCCBCHST supports statement of former IGP
Malaysian Christian News
The Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) fully supports the timely reminder by former IGP Abdul Rahim bin Mohd Noor that Malaysia was never meant to be an Islamic State or to have an ...

Johor sultan ends laundrette saga; MAS CEO rebuts Dr M - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 20:42

Sin Chew Jit Poh

Johor sultan ends laundrette saga; MAS CEO rebuts Dr M
Malaysiakini (subscription)
Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) backed former inspector-general of police Abdul Rahim Noor's contention that Malaysia was not meant to be an Islamic state. Ride-sharing drivers have ...
Interfaith group lauds Johor Sultan for calling out 'Muslim-only' laundryMalay Mail Online

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Muslim-only laundromat puts Malaysia in a spin - TODAYonline

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 17:53

TODAYonline

Muslim-only laundromat puts Malaysia in a spin
TODAYonline
It is not good for racial harmony, and it won't take us anywhere,” said Mr R S Mohan Shan, deputy president of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism. He said the different races and faiths had co ...

Here Are 5 Ways Men Can Have Multiple Orgasms - Maxim

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 14:50

Maxim

Here Are 5 Ways Men Can Have Multiple Orgasms
Maxim
Taoism, or the “Way,” is based on the idea that there is a natural order that one can achieve by living in harmony with the cosmos and the universe, and according to the Tao, sperm should be kept inside of you and not shot into a condom or onto a woman ...

Interfaith council supports claim that M'sia is not an Islamic state - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 01:06

Interfaith council supports claim that M'sia is not an Islamic state
Malaysiakini (subscription)
Former inspector-general of police (IGP) Abdul Rahim Noor's contention that Malaysia was not meant to be an Islamic state at conception has received the ...

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Muslim-only laundromat puts Malaysia in a spin - TODAYonline

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 16:05

TODAYonline

Muslim-only laundromat puts Malaysia in a spin
TODAYonline
It is not good for racial harmony, and it won't take us anywhere,” said Mr R S Mohan Shan, deputy president of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism. He said the different races and faiths had co ...

Explore Hidden Bridgeport, Back Of The Yards Gems During Open House Chicago - DNAinfo

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 07:07

DNAinfo

Explore Hidden Bridgeport, Back Of The Yards Gems During Open House Chicago
DNAinfo
Built in 1894 by Daniel Burnham and John Wellborn Root, the triangular chuch was the longtime home of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church. It has been a temple since 1992, specializing in Taoism, Sutrayana and Tantric philosophies. Tour guides will teach ...

It's time to give Taiwan a look | BusinessMirror - Business Mirror

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 06:25

Business Mirror

It's time to give Taiwan a look | BusinessMirror
Business Mirror
CLINKS of cutlery and indistinct chatter interrupted the early silence of that grand welcome dinner in downtown Taipei. The mood was stiff and movements ...

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International Day of the Older Person on Oct. 1 - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 01:41

TheChronicleHerald.ca

International Day of the Older Person on Oct. 1
TheChronicleHerald.ca
The event on Oct. 1 is for Nova Scotian members of the Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism, but anyone interested in learning about tai chi and its health benefits can contact the institute for information on open houses being held around the province to ...

CAFE discussion group supports interfaith identity, social change at Tufts - Tufts Daily

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 01:35

Tufts Daily

CAFE discussion group supports interfaith identity, social change at Tufts
Tufts Daily
Lee, on the other hand, describes herself as an interfaith individual, meaning she identifies with multiple religious traditions — in her case Roman Catholicism, Taoism and Chong Buddhism. According to Reverend Greg McGonigle, the University Chaplain, ...

Awaken the giant within - Jamaica Gleaner

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 01:07

Jamaica Gleaner

Awaken the giant within
Jamaica Gleaner
And she culls from the best of Taoism, introducing the concept of Yin and Yang. Yes, there is duality in all things. Nature regenerates itself after the most egregious of disasters. Homeostasis emerges from periods of imbalance and uncertainty. It's ...

Tao: The art of living with clarity - taosnews

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 08:17

taosnews

Tao: The art of living with clarity
taosnews
"Taoism is often conveyed in pithy, irreverent stories that showcase how Taoism speaks the truth," Ming-Dao says. "The stories are a non-confrontational way to convey the philosophy and often carry a spiritual meaning. They can be entertaining and ...