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  1. Police bust sex camp on Luofu Mountain

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Guangdong police raided a house on remote Luofu Mountain, near Huizhou, where a man held 'experimental camps' that were said to help people achieve ... that sex would be a component of advanced courses. The report also said Qin asked for donations to develop a commune on Luofu Mountain that would include kindergartens, primary schools, ...

  2. Suzhou Kunqu Opera Theatre of Jiangsu Province

    Posted Jun 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Mistake Caused by a Kite), Forcing Her Hand for a Divorce (from Lanke Mountain), Accompanying Jingniang for Thousands of Miles, and Kneeling by the Pond (from The Lioness Roars), Jun 17. All ...

  3. Build and destroy

    Posted Oct 17th 2010, 12:00am by Jin Peh

    ... with Jin Peh Hong Kong is blessed with environmental features that contribute to the overall positive fung shui of the territory. The Kowloon peninsula, for example, is located at the end of a mountain range, in an area that's known as the eye of the dragon, which allows beneficial chi to congregate. The harbour is surrounded by mountains, allowing buildings to be built ...

  4. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Taoist priest spreads ancient wisdom

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... become a Taoist priest? There were several schools of Taoist thought that are based mostly in philosophy. Tianshi Mansion on Longhu Mountain in Jiangxi is believed to be the first formal school ...

  5. A path less travelled

    Posted Dec 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... means 'quiet rigorous'- leaves his 8th-century, wooden cottage and walks five minutes up a steep, twisting path on Nanwutai Mountain, 50km south of the city of Xian, to tend his small vegetable garden. His days are spent farming, fetching water, clearing the mountain path and making repairs to his cottage, built under an enormous, overhanging rock face. Jiyan's perch ...

  6. A thriving home for Buddha's teachings

    Posted May 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... religion on the island, with 30,000 clergy, of whom 75 per cent are nuns. It is home to what people call the 'four high mountains'- four teachers who have millions of followers at home ... efforts. Of the other three, the best known is Hsing Yun, founder of Buddha Light Mountain, which has temples and monasteries in Taiwan and more than 30 countries abroad. He has often visited Hong ...

  7. Veteran Ip wins best actress in Venice

    Posted Sep 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Shangjun Cai won the best director award for Ren Shan Ren Hai (People Mountain People Sea), based on a true story about a man searching for his brother's killer. The Russian film Faust won ...

  8. Believers whose Taoism is a profession of faith

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Taoism,' he said, explaining that he abandoned his secular farmer's life and went to Lao Mountain in Qingdao, Shandong province, where he met his future master. 'Not everyone can ... a professional,' he said. Zeng says he spends the first six months of every year in his temple in the Wuyi Mountains of Nanping, Fujian province, and the remainder of each year he spends touring mountains ...

  9. Room at the inn

    Posted Sep 26th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... dormitory, free food and laundry, plus a view overlooking Shatin and the surrounding mountains. Tao Fong Shan is 15 minutes from Shatin KCR station, which means transport to the hostel is fast ...

  10. All things bright and beautiful

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and wonderful, The Lord God made them all. Each little flower that opens, Each little bird that sings, He made their glowing colours, He made their tiny wings. The purple-headed mountain, The river ...




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