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Holy Mission to Carry Forward Tibetan Thangka

"I treat my students as my own children and teach them how to paint thangka for free, I think it’ s my destiny to carry forward this Tibetan traditional art form," said Tibetan thangka painter Norbu Sida."I hope more and more youngsters could fall in love with it," he added. Norbu Sida who was born [...]

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Wu Daozi, Sage in Chinese Painting

In Chinese history, three people are adored as sages. They are the calligraphy sage Wang Xizhi of the West Jin Dynasty (265-316), the poem sage Du Fu of the Tang Dynasty and the painting sage Wu Daozi, also of the Tang Dynasty. Born in Yangzhai (present-day Yu County in Henan Province), Wu lost both his [...]

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