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  1. well-heeled

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... practising martial arts. The term kung fu shoe is a western misnomer for traditional Chinese rubber-soled canvas shoes. Because the shoes are often seen in kung fu movies, they have become known ...

  2. Show must go on for Cantonese opera star

    Posted Jan 28th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... of Chinese martial arts, to help improve his health. 'I was diagnosed with phase three of intestinal cancer. Before many good friends passed away [because of cancer],' Law told The Oriental ...

  3. Historian takes Chinese University post

    Posted Jan 29th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Chinese University yesterday announced the appointments of internationally known historian Hsiung Ping-chen as dean of arts, from July 2, and Wong Tak-jun as dean of business administration from next month. It also named paediatrics professor Fok Tai-fai as dean of medicine from November last year. The appointees will all serve initial terms of five years. ...

  4. Healthy option

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... and maintaining balance. As a master of the ancient art of qi gong, Dr Yan says one patient lost about 14 kilograms in a month through a combination of qi gong and Chinese herbs. For two years, Mars Po ... WHEN IT COMES to Chinese medicine, many of us may recall that 'bitter' experience of sipping huge bowls of a dark and smelly herbal brew fed to us by our grandparents. But now ...

  5. An alternative exhibition

    Posted Jul 30th 2003, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... and sharing among literary fans. Organised by Cattle Depot Artist Village (CDAV) and 1A Art Space, the exhibition runs from tomorrow until August 5 at the CDAV in To Kwa Wan, intentionally held ... readers more options. 'We want to create an atmosphere [to help people] to appreciate the art of reading,' he says. Instead of having pop idols or love story authors signing their newly ...

  6. Stage school

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Presented by Theatre Fanatico, 'Tears No More' is part of 'The New Generation Self-Exploration Venture' series at this year's International Arts Carnival (IAC) organised ... and the Photography Workshop, both of which encourage participants to be more experimental. Jointly organised by the LCSD and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the four-day, three-night camp will include ...

  7. Suitable children in short supply for floats

    Posted May 06th 2006, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Vivienne Chow

    ... to co-ordinators. The scarcity of children able to take part or whose parents are willing to let them might cause a decline in the art form, they said. Lee Kin-din, chairman of the Pak She Street ... This year his association had three sets of floats featuring six children dressed as characters from Chinese folklore. 'We need children who weigh 30 to 40 pounds' said Mr Lee. 'But ...

  8. Fresh leaf of life

    Posted Apr 21st 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Not all teas are created equal. In the first of a two-part series, Paggie Leung checks out the art of yum cha YUM CHA, or tea drinking, is an integral part of Chinese culture. But although ... yellow. Examples of yellow tea include Junshan silver needle, which originates on Junshan Island, in Hunan province. Oolong tea: Oolong means 'black dragon' in Chinese, and the term ...

  9. Ritual harmony

    Posted Apr 28th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... The Japanese have made an art out of tea drinking- all to boost enjoyment while renewing the spirit, writes Paggie Leung ALTHOUGH TEA DRINKING originated in China, its popularity has extended to other cultures. Nowhere else has it evolved into such an art form as in Japan. So famous is Japanese green tea that many forget the original plants came from China. 'Japanese tea ...

  10. HKCEE special

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Agatha Ngai, Paggie Leung

    ... Chinese YMCA Sec Sch (14) Tel: 2540 8650 CCC Kei Yuen Coll (15) Tel: 2475 0331 Gertrude Simon Lutheran Coll (15) Tel: 2478 2424 Ju Ching Chu Sec Sch (Yuen Long) (15) Tel: 2445 0228 MFBM Chan Lui ... Fook Sien Coll (14) Tel: 2109 1133 ARTS SUBJECTS HONG KONG LST Leung Kau Kui Coll (12) Tel: 2858 7002 St Stephen's Church Coll (14) Tel: 2546 6111 Raimondi Coll (16) Tel: 2522 2159 St ...



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