Making musical instruments in Suzhou

2011-03-01 11:16:09

Suzhou, a city located in the south of Jiangsu province, has a long history of making musical instruments.

Luminous wine glasses

2011-02-28 14:48:52

The Jiuquan Luminous Cup is a renowned and costly alcohol-drinking vessel made of jade, so named because it sparkles when filled with alcohol and placed under the moonlight.

Chinese knot button

2011-02-28 14:41:01

The knot button is a distinctive feature of traditional Chinese apparel.

China's bronze sculptures

2011-02-25 10:50:47

Bronze statues usually exhibit a grave and dignified bearing.

China's ancient silverware

2011-02-24 15:00:13

Chinese silver has a long history of culture and numerous categories, each with its own characteristic charm.

Beautiful traditional Hanfu clothes

2011-02-24 14:56:47

When talking about traditional Chinese clothing, one might immediately think of qipao, or cheongsam.

Adventures of Pierre

2011-02-18 10:28:44

Frenchman's Chinese passion helps Herge's Tintin get a major makeover.

Power of The Blue Lotus

2011-02-18 10:32:29

Herge's Tintin dramatically changed in 1934, when the cartoonist was introduced to Chang Chong-chen.

Breaking tradition

2011-02-18 10:18:23

Ambitious couple set up largest chain of TCM clinics throughout switzerland.

Three of best from Gao Yang

2011-02-18 08:15:59

Three works by Gao Yang (1922-1992) are being introduced to the Chinese mainland by Beijing Jiban Book company.

Pipi Lu turns 30

2011-02-14 10:30:00

Tens of millions of Chinese grew up reading Zheng Yuanjie's fairy tale stories about Pipi Lu, the naughty but kind-hearted boy, and his little sister Lu Xixi.

Real China

2011-02-18 08:15:59

CCTV's new all-documentary channel is an attempt to build nation's image while also giving a boost to local documentary makers.