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Chinese Paper Cutting Templates for Lunar Year of the Tiger 2022

Lunar New Year festivities can often last for up to 15 days, with different tasks and activities taking place over that period. Paper cutting is one of the oldest folk art forms in China. Making the cuttings together with the family is a popular way of celebrating the Lunar New Year and welcoming the spring. […]

Kung Fu and more Martial Arts in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC): Mixed Martial Arts

You might be familiar with Kung Fu. Do you know Mixed Martial Arts? Mixed martial arts (MMA), sometimes referred to as cage fighting, no holds barred (NHB), and ultimate fighting, is a full-contact combat sport based on striking, grappling and ground fighting, incorporating techniques from various combat sports including boxing, kickboxing and martial arts from […]

Fire and Earth Elements in 12 Zodiac Signs in Chinese

You’ve definitely heard a lot about the 12 zodiac signs. In fact, you probably think you know everything about your Sun sign already. The 12 zodiac signs can be further categorized into four elemental signs: earth signs, air signs, water signs, and fire signs—the feistiest of them all. “Just like everything in the natural world […]

Two species made by the Celestials and their names in Chinese

The Celestials made the Eternals and the Deviants. The Deviants and the Eternals are, no pun intended, eternally linked. Millions of years ago, the god-like and immortal Celestials came to Earth 616. At this point, humanity was only in its early hominid stage. The Celestials experimented on these early proto-humans, and they created three new […]

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Chinese

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, often shortened to Hogwarts, was the British wizarding school, located in the Scottish Highlands. It accepted magical students from Great Britain and Ireland for enrollment. It was a state-owned school, funded by the Ministry of Magic. Hogwarts was founded around 990 A.D. by four of the greatest wizards and […]

Animals, Fruits, and Foods in Namewee & Kimberley Chen’s “Fragile Glass Hearts”

Malaysian singer-rapper Namewee’s latest song “Fragile Glass Hearts (Fragile 玻璃心)” with Australian singer Kimberley Chen has resulted in them getting banned from various Chinese platforms. “Fragile Glass Hearts” presents itself in a cutesy pink themed video. However, the lyrics and props in the background paint a very different picture. In this series, we focus on […]

Kyle Richards and Her Horror Movies in Chinese

Kyle Richards is a Mom, wife, actress, author, producer, animal lover, and what’s important is that she is a Real Housewife of Beverly Hills. She has appeared as a main cast member on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Richards began her acting career in 1974, portraying Julia in the television series Police Woman. She […]

“We wish you a Happy Mid-Autumn Festival” in Chinese

The Mid-Autumn Festival (simplified Chinese: 中秋节; traditional Chinese: 中秋節), also known as Moon Festival or Mooncake Festival, is a traditional Chinese festival celebrated by China and many East and Southeast Asian people under the influence of China. It is the second-most important holiday after Chinese New Year with a history dating back over 3,000 years, […]