Category Archives: Chinese culture

2013 Lunar Chinese New Year – Year of the Snake — symbols or symbolic meanings of snake in Chinese culture, also famous Mandarin Chinese snake idioms, proverbs with pinyin and English translation

Dear readers: belated happy 2013 Lunar Chinese New Year to you. In Chinese culture, 蛇 shé (snake) is a symbol of intelligence, charm, and even auspiciousness. You might wonder why horrible snakes have such positive symbolic meanings. In Chinese mythology, … Continue reading

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Modern China’s most prominent and influential writer, Lu Xun: His life, literary works and quotes with Chinese text, pinyin, English translation and audio recording. Full length movie of the true story of Ah Q

鲁迅名言警句 Lǔ Xùn míngyán jǐngjù Lu Xun’s famous quotes (sayings) and aphorisms 1、时间就像海绵里的水,只要愿挤,总还是有的。 shíjiān jiù xiàng hǎimián lǐ de shuǐ , zhǐyào yuàn jǐ , zǒng hái shì yǒu de . Time is like the water in a sponge; as … Continue reading

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