Tai Chi is one of the Chinese traditional martial arts. As an ancient Kongfu, Tai Chi includes boxing, sword, broadsword, spear, push-hand and etc. Concentrating on correct posture and breathing control. Tai Chi’s movements are fluid, graceful and well balanced, promoting the complete harmony of body and mind. Though originally conceived as a martial art, it [...]
You may always see Chinese play the western music instruments, such as piano and guitar. It is time to show you the authentic Chinese music instrument. Besides learning the Chinese culture heritage, you will get the opportunity to have a taste of Guqin-a seven stringed plucked music instrument in person. It might be a once-in-a-lifetime-experience.
We organized an activity at 10:00 a.m. Thursday morning (June 23, 2016) at the QianMen District. We went to watch the Shadow Play performance, and all of Au Pairs tried to play it in person. We had a lot of fun and enjoyed the Chinese traditional culture.
Sanshou, Sanda, Chinese boxing, Chinese kickboxing, or an "unsanctioned fight is a Chinese self-defense system and combat sport. Sanshou is a martial art which was originally developed by the Chinese military based upon the study and practices of traditional Kung fu and modern combat fighting techniques; it combines full-contact kickboxing, which includes close range and rapid successive punches and kicks, with wrestling, takedowns, throws, sweeps, kick catches, and in some competitions, even elbow and knee strikes.
We are going to visit Beijing Folklore Museum on next Tuesday Morning. It is located in the original Dongyue Taoist Temple, which was built in 1319, the museum is the only folklore museum in Beijing, and besides exhibiting folklore items all year round, it attracts numerous local people by holding abundant folklore activities during traditional holidays (e.g. the Spring Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival).