Chinese Letter Tattoo – Consider The Options!

Tattoo is an ancient art that modifies your body permanently. Since olden times man had been using tattoos for a variety of reasons. The most common use in ancient times was identification. People belonging to certain tribes used to have tattoos that identified them as the member of that tribe. A tattoo was most common with the chiefs of the …

American E-waste Causes World’s Highest Level of Carcinogens in Chinese City

Black plumes of smoke funnel into the air from the charred bottom of an empty riverbed. The riverbanks are barren. Not even a twig emerges from the dry, cracked soil. Various bits of plastic and metal litter the earth: the small alt key from a computer keyboard, a cracked-open lithium battery, the silicon pieces of a broken monitor. Inside the …

Importance Of Blue Dragon in Chinese Astrology

The Dragon occupies an important position in the life of the Chinese people and has also gained prominence in the Chinese stories and myths. Dragons are thus made a part of the Chinese astrology where importance is given to the blue Dragon. The Chinese people believe that the blue Dragon is full of power and strength and is the creator …

What Do We Mean By A Chinese Horoscope?

What do we mean by a horoscope? An astrologer’s diagram of the relative position of planets, stars and other such celestial entities and the prediction of incidents which are based on these astrological calculations is known as a horoscope. Birth chart or natal chart is another name for horoscope. What is a Chinese Horoscope? Popularity is the other name of …

There Are Many Effective Chinese Herbs For Arthritis

The use of Chinese herbs for many different diseases has a history of centuries, and also for Arthritis, a debilitating disease of the joints and bones, the Chinese use herbs as and effective treatment. Arthritis is not just one disease there are many different forms and symptoms but it has plagued many people through the ages. Chinese herbs for arthritis …

Chinese Tea – Health Benefits of Chinese Tea

Chinese tea is a drink that has been made from the tea leaves that have been processed using methods that traced its roots to China. Careful selection of tea leaves is often made in order to make a Chinese tea. The leaves that are considered to be of highest grade are the white tea, the yellow tea and the green …

The Chinese Horoscopes Can be Confusing To Learn

You probably did not know it but 2008 is the Year of the Rat. The timeline of the Rat comes once every twelve years. There are eleven other animal zodiac signs that occur once a year as well in Chinese horoscopes. It is a far different cycle than the one Americans use. It all has to do with ancient mythology …

Buy Chinese Antiques, Still Vitally Alive – Ignore New Dragon CO2 Bargains

Chinese antiques come to mind when I recall the British commonwealth Games in my home city Victoria Canada. It was 1994, and Victoria was hosting the commonwealth Games, as they are called. They are bigger that the Winter Olympics, are held every four years, two years apart from the Olympics. They are a huge success wherever they are held, as …

The Benefits of Traditional Chinese Herbs

Here in the U.S., we eat what tastes good. School kids going through the school lunch line make food choices based on if the food tastes good or not. Even adults will choose fast food over more nutritious home cooked meals occasionally based on taste. Who wouldn’t want cake or candy over vegetables? The Chinese view food very differently from …

Unravel The Wonders Of Chinese Cuisine With Chinese Cooking Blogs

Chinese cuisine! Ahem… words are simply too meager a medium to convey the true flavors of Chinese cuisine. China had her flicks with the so-called sous vide and molecular cooking long before most people knew what kitchen is. A lamb was put in a sealed cooker and cooked for 3 days before it was served to the emperor and the …