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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Lee Hadwin

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... Stuart Heaver The 'sleepwalking Picasso', whose work can be seen in Sha Tin, tells Stuart Heaver about his remarkable talent Lee Hadwin N IGHT OWL From the age of four I used ... as everyone else when I see what I have produced the next morning. The new painting which I've put in the exhibition at HomeSquare (furniture mall in Sha Tin) only took me 10 minutes and I called ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Rummin' Ting is a taste of the Caribbean

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... dark), as well as a healthy spread of cocktails- some flaming, others served in tin mugs. The "tings" to soak up all this sugarcane-derived spirit are made by a chef who lived ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Jason Wordie

    ... and timely loans from (mostly Cantonese) Malayan-Chinese sponsors and alumni helped  sustain HKU, founded in 1911, in its early years. Loke Yew Hall was named after the Cantonese tin, rubber ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Almost 40 years later, my own HKU orientation week “tea-gathering” involved fizzy soft drinks, sticky buns and tinned fruit salad mixed with mayonnaise, and a succession of party games. Ah, ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Tin Hau's legacy

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:07pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Tin Hau's legacy The birthday of Tin Hau is an important religious feast day in Hong Kong, especially in Yuen Long, where the annual parade was held a few days ago. The popular goddess is revered not only in China but in South Korea and Japan as well. Chinese migrants also took the Tin Hau cult with them to Southeast Asia, North America and Europe. Like many ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Frankenstein, a new play directed by Danny Boyle and based on Mary Shelley's 19th-century thriller, will tonight be beamed to a screen in Tsim Sha Tsui's Broadway cinema from the National Theatre in London. In the play, Benedict Cumberbatch plays Victor Frankenstein, the mad-scientist creator of the grotesque, deformed monster. ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: well wishing

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Well wishing Several wells, at least one of which dates from the Song dynasty (960-1279), were discovered recently at work sites of the Sha Tin to Central rail link. While one hopes that archaeological finds of such antiquity in Hong Kong would be preserved in situ, it is probably wishful thinking given the city’s abysmal record in heritage conservation. One ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: counter action

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Few industries have benefited from an influx of mainlanders as much as the local pharmacy game, writes Jason Wordie Counter action What businesses have boomed exponentially in recent years as a direct result of the increase in mainland visitors? Gold and watch shops, yuan/HK dollar exchange counters and luxury brand outlets in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui are major – and obvious ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: sex symbols

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Sha Tin, is a well-known example. Mong Fu Shek – “dreaming of husband stone”, in Cantonese – is about as graphically obvious as it comes and reflects the basic, realistic peasant attitude ... who superimposed their own belief systems and symbolism on pre-existing sites. Other fertility-related shrines became redesignated. The Tin Hau Temple in Lei Yue Mun is built around ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm

    ... Olivia Rosenman Queen Elizabeth lends her name to a horse race that will be held today at Sha Tin. The 1,575-metre Queen Elizabeth II Cup, run on sand, was first held on May 5, 1975, and was named in commemoration of the British monarch’s first visit to Hong Kong. This year, the race is being run six days after her birthday. When Elizabeth Alexandra Mary cut her cake on Monday, she ...




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