Tag Archives: Chinese culture

KTV (Karaoke) Singing Night

Ahhhh KTV. There are lovers and haters of this past time but if you decide to give it a try, you'll be entertaining…
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Introducing Chinese Calligraphy

What is Chinese calligraphy? Calligraphy, literally "beautiful writing," has been appreciated as an art form in many different cultures throughout the world, but…
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Peking Opera Origins and Characteristics

  Omeida Chinese Academy's teacher Twelve gave us a vivid lesson about Peking Opera for this week's culture class. Twelve is very talented…
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Chinese Tea Ceremony Customs

Omeida Chinese Academy organized a Tea Ceremony in a traditional tea house. The 'tea'-cher himself has more than 15 years experience in making…
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Chinese Pottery Studio in Yangshuo, China

Omeida Chinese Academy organized a pottery making activity for our students. What is Chinese Ceramic? Chinese ceramic ware is an art form that…
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How to Make Baozi, Chinese Steamed Buns

Omeida Chinese Academy organized a culture class about making Baozi, or Chinese steamed buns! What is Baozi? Baozi (Chinese: About this sound 包子),…
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Chinese Culture Quiz

Think Chinese quizzes would be boring? Think again! Our funny quizzes are far from boring, instead they are extremely fun and exciting, not…
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Volunteer in China!

Volunteering in China is not only fun but can also help you subtract the costs needed for living here. Many students wish to…
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Basic Tools of Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese Calligraphy This Wednesday's Omeida Chinese Academy culture class was Calligraphy!书法! Calligraphy is an important component of Chinese art. Its presentation format is…
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