Focus | This live broadcast of the worldwide annual celebration of the Confucian Sacrificial Rites is well worth a look!

Wishing benevolence, courtesy, and harmony upon the world. This year is the 2,573rd year since the birth of the great sage Confucius. In order to commemorate this occasion the live broadcast of the...

Date:2022-09-26

VR technology promotes Confucian culture internationally

A metaverse news conference entitled "2022 Honoring Confucius Online" was held in Jining on Sept 20. The VR technology enables traditional Confucian culture to transcend spatial boundaries, offerin...

Date:2022-09-23

Video: What does Kong Zhong say to Nishan Forum

Date:2022-09-23

Ilya A. Kanaev's video marks 4-day countdown to the 8th Nishan Forum

Date:2022-09-23

Confucius quote: 学而时习之,不亦乐乎

Editor's Note: The Analects, a collection of Confucius' sayings from over 2,000 years ago, still has significant influence on the Chinese way of thinking and the cultural values in modern times.

Date:2022-09-23

In the metaverse, to an Engagement with Confucius crossing Thousands of Years

The 2022 global "Cloud Confucius Memorial" press conference, held by Jining Cultural Heritage and Development Center, China Confucius Website, Qilu Evening News Lunan Financial Media Center, and Ch...

Date:2022-09-22

Quick Read: 2022 Global “Online Worship of the Confucian Sacrificial Rites” Five Important Points

This year—the year 2022—is the 2,573rd year since the birth of the great sage Confucius. As part of the annual celebrations in honor of his birth, the 2022 Global “Online Worship of the Confucia...

Date:2022-09-21

2022 Confucian Classics Multilingual Reading Conference

How do I sign up for the 2022 Confucian Classics Multilingual Reading Conference?

Date:2022-09-16

Gallery: Alleys Filled with Fishing Lamplight by the Ancient Canal

The millennia-old Grand Canal passes through the dreamland of Tai’erzhuang. As the Grand Canal culture is a part of traceable history of Tai’erzhuang, fishing lamps represent a tiny fraction of t...

Date:2022-09-08

Launch of Online Fundraising of China Confucius Foundation’s “Filial Piety Program·Happy Canteen”

On September 5, the 7th“Charity Day of China”, the online fundraising of the China Confucius Foundation’s charity program “Filial Piety Program·Happy Canteen”was launched in Jinan.

Date:2022-09-08

Gallery: 108 Processes Carry Forward Intangible Cultural Heritage—Yinping Writing Brush

Removing fluff, soaking the bristle in hot water, trimming, rolling the hair into the core of brush head, covering the core with an outer layer of hair, bundling the hair...a Yinping brush can be c...

Date:2022-09-08

Gallery: Appreciating Time-honored Scenery in an Ancient Canal Dreamland

The Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal connects northern and southern China. Tai’erzhuang was established right by the canal, making it an important town with easy water and land access. In its prime, T...

Date:2022-09-08

Opening Ceremony of Class 2022 Specialized Graduate Students in Excellent Traditional Chinese Culture at Joint Graduate School of Nishan World Center for Confucian Studies Held

Date:2022-09-05

Symposium on Mencius’s Thoughts and Their Influence on Chinese History Held

Date:2022-09-05

Confucian Humanism and the 3rd International Youth Forum on Confucianism Opens

Date:2022-09-05

The Official Website and WeChat Account of Joint Graduate School of Nishan World Center for Confucian Studies Launched

Date:2022-09-05

Gallery: Visiting Mencius Family Mansion and Temple to Achieve Qi and Erudition

Date:2022-09-05

Gallery: A Visit to Trace the Custom and Culture Left by Duke of Zhou and to Experience the Ritual and Musical Culture

Date:2022-09-05

Gallery: Experiencing Confucianism in Life—Over 300 Specialized Graduate Students in Excellent Traditional Chinese Culture Visit Confucius Research Institute of China

Date:2022-09-05

Joint Graduate School of Nishan World Center for Confucian Studies Holds Seminar on Cultivation of Excellent Traditional Chinese Culture Students

Date:2022-09-05

Promoting Exchange between Civilizations with Classics - “2022 Trans-lingual Chanting Conference of Confucian Classics” Officially Kicks off

On August 18, 2022, the “2022 Trans-lingual Chanting Conference of Confucian Classics”, jointly hosted by the China Confucius Foundation, the Nishan World Center for Confucian Studies, the Shando...

Date:2022-08-21

Beijing Biennial 2022 to be Held

A press conference for the first Beijing Biennial 2022 was held at the National Base for International Cultural Trade on August 9th, announcing that the Biennial will be held in Beijing from Nov. 2...

Date:2022-08-15

“Land of Song Poetry”: China Ci Poetry Forum 2022 Held to Trace the Roots of Song Culture

“Land of Song Poetry”: China Ci Poetry Forum 2022 was held on August 9th in Daixi Town, Wuxing District, Huzhou City, Zhejiang Province. The Huzhou Center of Chinese Ci Poetry Research Associatio...

Date:2022-08-15

Paper-cutting Exhibition of “Thousand Lions in China” Opens

Paper-cutting Exhibition of “Thousand Lions in China” opened at Shandong Provincial Cultural Centre. It was hosted by Shandong Provincial Cultural Centre, Shandong Intangible Cultural Heritage Pr...

Date:2022-08-15

“Reconstructing Elegance” Exhibition Kicks off in Beijing

On August 10, “Reconstructing Elegance: Exhibition of National Museum’s Achievements in Cultural Relics Conservation”, hosted by the National Museum of China (NMC), opened at the museum. The exh...

Date:2022-08-15

“100 Classics” Exhibition Opens in Tianjin

On August 10th, “Drawing on Ancient Wisdom—Creative, Promotional Exhibition of Chinese Traditional Culture 100 Classics”, hosted by National Library of China, was held at Guotujinwan Cultural an...

Date:2022-08-15

Gallery: Nut Carvings in Weifang Demonstrate Craftsmanship with Petite Size

“In the Ming Dynasty a marvellous craftsman, Wang Shuyuan by name, was capable of carving on a piece of wood, about one inch in diameter, palaces, vessels, persons, even birds, beasts, forest and ...

Date:2022-08-07

Gallery: “Cloisonné” Adds Color to Mahogany Sculpture

“The peach in Feicheng is comparable to the Saturn peach in heaven”. Honored as “the hometown of Buddha peaches”, Feicheng of Tai’an has been integrating the peach culture with tourism and exp...

Date:2022-08-01

Gallery: Railway Guerrilla Kindles “Red Memories” in Summer

Gunfire and cannons, vehicle stunts, tactical climbing......In Xiucheng, Tai’an, Railway Guerrilla, a large-scale immersive live performance with train special effects reproduced the red legend of...

Date:2022-07-29

Gallery: Mount Tai Printing Museum Restores Classics of Movable Type Printing

Located in the Digital Printing Industry Park of Mount Tai Press and Publishing Town, Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Tai’an City, Mount Tai Printing Museum specializes in the inheritance and...

Date:2022-08-01

Revitalizing Intangible Cultural Heritage: Four Generations of Artists Spread and Revitalize Shandong Kuaishu

​Shandong Kuaishu, also known as “bamboo clapper Kuaishu” is a quyi (traditional folk art)form that originated in the southwest of Shandong in the Ming Dynasty. It emphasizes a conversational st...

Date:2022-07-15

Yingxiong Mountain Cultural Market: Discovering Rich Culture of Jinan on a Porcelain Ink Painting

 The Yingxiong Mountain Cultural Market was set up in May 1992. As the first “commercial street with Chinese characteristics” in Jinan, the market offers various commodities, ranging from ancien...

Date:2022-07-15

Hand Made in Shigu: Picturesque Mountain Village Gives New Life to Intangible Cultural Heritage

On July 7, the interview crew of the campaign “A look into innovativetransformation and development of Chinese culture in Shandong” visited the Shigu Village Scenic Area in Shizhong District of J...

Date:2022-07-15

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Chinese Craftsmanship in Red-Silk Inkstones

Inkstone is a traditional Chinese tool for calligraphy and painting. Passed down from ancient times, the inkstone culture is an important part of Chinese culture. Linqu red-silk inkstone stands out...

Date:2022-07-12

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Developing “Chip” for Cultural Industry on Fertile Cultural Soil

Known as the “hometown of calligraphy and painting”, “hometown of playlet” and “hometown of ornamental stone in China”, Linqu County has won a host of titles and awards, such as China Cultura...

Date:2022-07-12

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Promoting Chinese Culture with Paper and Cuts and Painting Future with Paintbrush

Known as the “hometown of Chinese folk art”, “hometown of calligraphy and painting” and “hometown of playlet”, Linqu County is culturally competent with its deep cultural foundation and rich ...

Date:2022-07-12

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Sensing Charm and Power of Linqu and Shandong through Sculptures

In the south of Linqu County, there is a “National Cultural Industry Demonstration Base” - Shandong Huayi Sculpture Art Co., Ltd.

Date:2022-07-12

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | A Visit to Yangjiabu Folk Art Grand View Garden

Located in Hanting District of Weifang, the Yangjiabu Folk Art Grand View Garden, also known as the Yangjiabu tourist attraction, is a national AAAA-level tourist attraction. It covers an area of 3...

Date:2022-06-22

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Craftsman Makes Paper Kites

Known as the world’s kite capital, Weifang has a long history of kite-makingwith consummate skills. Recently, the crew behind the campaign “A look into innovation transformation and development o...

Date:2022-06-22

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Public Benefit Activities on Sand Pottery Enjoy Broad Popularity

In the intangible cultural heritage learning base of Yushan Academy in Licheng District of Jinan, the interview crew of the campaign “A look into innovation transformation and development of Chine...

Date:2022-06-13

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Yunlai Incense Inherits Ancient Incense Culture

 Chinese incense culture has a long history and represents the graceful and sagacious life philosophy of Chinese civilization. Recently, the crew behind the campaign “A look into innovation trans...

Date:2022-06-13

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | A Journey to Yushan Academy in Licheng of Jinan

Yushan Academy is located in Yushan Culture and Sports Park, Guodian Sub-district, Licheng District, Jinan. Legend has it that Yushan is the place where Emperor Shun taught his people how to farm. ...

Date:2022-06-13

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Hand-kneaded Pottery That Follows Heart

Recently, the crew behind the campaign “A look into innovative transformation and development of Chinese culture in Shandong” has visited Licheng District of Jinan to find out the great achieveme...

Date:2022-06-13

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | A Pottery Seal Made from Yellow River Mud

With a history of thousands of years, making seals with clay can be dated back to as early as before the Spring and Autumn period when our ancestors engraved characters on pottery. However, making ...

Date:2022-06-13

A Look into Innovative Transformation and Development of Chinese Culture in Shandong | Sensing Century-old Hongjitang TCM Culture

In 2021, the Hongjitang TCM Culture Tourist Attraction located in Licheng District of Jinan was promoted to a national 4A-grade tourist attraction. Recently, the crew behind the campaign “A look i...

Date:2022-06-13

Confucius School overseas organizes online event “Savor the Taste of Zongzi and Gain the Wisdom of Sages” to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival

The Dragon Boat Festival is one of the four top traditional Chinese festivals, along with Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day and Mid-Autumn Festival.

Date:2022-06-11

What’s next for the following 100 years of Chinese archaeology

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently stressed the importance of furthering the study of Chinese civilization to enhance the historical awareness and cultural confidence of the Communist Party of C...

Date:2022-06-09

Lao students meet Chinese culture in Dragon Boat Festival celebration

A party for Chinese poem recitation on the occasion of the Dragon Boat Festival was held at the National University of Laos (NUOL) here on Friday.

Date:2022-06-09

Feature: Dragonboats celebrate Chinese tradtional festival in U.S. Southern California

Shimmering white tents lined the waterfront, providing shade and refreshments for the hundreds of dragonboat paddlers and attendees from all over California, who converged on or around the Castaic...

Date:2022-06-09

Female Gen-Zer recreates masterpiece from Dunhuang’s famed Mogao grottoes

A Chinese female Gen-Zer has spent half a year recreating a mural found inside cave No. 159 of the Mogao grottoes located in Dunhuang, northwest China’s Gansu Province, with the mural measuring 2....

Date:2022-06-06