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Treasures from Heaven-A Special Exhibition of Artifacts from the Holy See

Treasures from Heaven-A Special Exhibition of Artifacts from the Holy See

The Vatican City-State, surrounded by Rome in central Italy, is one of the most unique sovereign entities in the world. The headquarters of the Holy See, it is where the Pope, as plenipotentiary representative of God in the world, serves not only as ecclesiastical head of the Roman Catholic Church but also as its political guide. The Pope is both a religious leader for Catholics and also a great spiritual force whose influence remains a potent source for many people in today’s society. Materially speaking, the Holy See has also received and inherited more than two millennia of precious cultural artifacts related to the Catholic faith. Continue Reading

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Mika China Tour 2016

Of course MIKA is back. The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter’s been itching to return, and MIKA’s second China tour will feature double the glee, double the glitter, and double the singalongs. He and his full entourage will leave a technicolour pop trail through a long-awaited Shenzhen date (Feb 23) and two shows in Shanghai (Feb 25 and 26). Continue Reading

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Tai Chi Class

Tai Chi Class

Tai chi is an exercise through which you connect with the essence of our energy, learn to harness it, and let it flow naturally – harmonizing that energy. Taichi provides strength and flexibility to the body, tranquility and serenity to the mind, and brings a sense of well-being to the practitioner. It rejuvenates and revitalizes. For those who are not familiar with taichi, it can perhaps be thought of as a moving form of yoga and meditation combined. Continue Reading

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8 Amazing Literary Magazines You Need To Be Reading

8 Amazing Literary Magazines You Need To Be Reading

Hey, do you like to read? I’m assuming, based on absolutely nothing except the fact that you are reading this sentence that you do, in fact, like to read. Or at least that you can read. Books, cereal boxes, shampoo bottles, instruction manuals (just kidding about that last one, no one needs those). If you’re looking to expand your intellectual horizons this year, and want to settle in by the lake on your weekend at the cottage with some great literature, look no more. Below are some awesome  literary magazines that you will love! Continue Reading

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Beloved Baby Carrier: Tradition and Innovation

Beloved Baby Carrier_ Tradition and Innovation

Almost all creatures have the instinct to take care of their young, so do human beings. It takes several years for a human baby to grow up and be independent. Hence, parents would do everything possible to care for and protect the children, wishing that they can grow up safely. Since ancient times, human beings have designed all kinds of tools to carry their young, providing comforts to the babies and freeing their own hands for other household works. These tools, the so-called baby carriers, utilize different materials and shapes according to climate and geographical and cultural environments. Continue Reading