36,000 Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Fighters

Shaolin Temple Tagou Kung Fuvideo
The Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy is the largest Martial Arts school in China.  Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy was built in 1978 in response to the revival of the popularity of kung fu in China due to the 1982 Jet Li film Shaolin Temple.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGWYC_Sai7c Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Academy: http://www.shaolinacademy.net/

Hello Kitty Run Malaysia 2016

Hello Kitty Run Malaysia
Hello Kitty Run Malaysia 2016 took place on the March 6th at Taman Botani Perdana in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.This is the first themed run for 2016 in Malaysia and is based on the Sanrio character Hello Kitty. This is also the the first time ever, the Hello Kitty Run - Fruity Rush comes to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as it...

REACH powered by Asia Trend Dragon Boat Team demonstrates the real team work

Despite having the youngest and lightest crew, REACH managed to surpass expectations once again this year. We raced a 2:31:51 time our first race, 7 seconds faster than our team record, a time we would have considered inconceivable before the festival. Dragon boat racing is a fulfilling experience. Every paddler is equally important because every person on a 20 paddler...

Vibram Furoshiki

Vibram Furoshiki
Store bought shoes rarely fit perfectly, and bespoke options are too expensive for many. Italian shoe maker Vibram, more commonly known for its military footwear, has come up with a solution to this problem with its Furoshiki Shoes. Furoshiki (風呂敷) are a traditional Japanese wrapping cloth used for transporting goods and were first used in the Edo period to carry...

When Cello meets Wing Chun, Unleash the power of one thought 《一念》

Forever Red Project: The Moment
THE MOMENT 《一念》: When Cello meets Wing Chun, Unleash the power of one thought Hong Kong Cellist Society (HKCS) presents a concert “Thought” featuring Cello music and Martial Art Wing Chun on 1 Oct 2015 in Concert Hall of Hong Kong City Hall. This multimedia concert, “The Moment” presented by Cellist Ms Clara Tsang, Pianist Zhang Zhao and Wing Chun...

Toronto’s Japanese Canadian Culture Centre

Toronto’s Japanese Canadian Culture Centre
Toronto is well known as one of the most culturally diverse and exciting cities to visit, and live, in North America. With almost three million people living in Toronto, it is a major metropolitan area. Even though the Japanese community represents less than 1% of the population, it is nonetheless a very vibrant and important part of the...

ROC, Taiwan Heritage Night @ Florida Marlin

To celebrate Taiwanese pitcher Wei-Yin Chen joining the MLB team, Overseas Community Affairs Council co-held a special event “Taiwanese Heritage Night” with the Marlins on July 29th at the Marlins Park. Sponsored by Tourism Bureau, Marlins gave away commemorative jersey shirts for those who purchased the special event tickets. During the game, Taipei Economic and Culture Office (TECO) Director General Philip...

Discover Oita’s Amazing Hot Springs with Synchronized Swimmers

Oita's Amazing Hot Springs
A promotional video by Oita Prefecture features the hot springs (onsen) for which the region is most famous. Led by Olympic medalist Raika Fujii, the “Shinfuro” Shinfuro: Synchronized swimmers perform choreography while moving in the baths to a new musical arrangement by Oita local Rentaro Taki. Oita (大分県) is a coastal prefecture on Japan’s Kyushu Island. It's best known...

Orlando Young Lions

Dragon Parade Lunar New Year 2015 Stage Performance at Orlando Fashion Square
Lion Dancing - A simple, but unique term given for something that envelops so much in history and is still with us today. By the sight and sound of it, you can picture a street scene with colorful figures with children frolicking around while elders look on with bright smiles and gleaming eyes. What is this Lion Dance that...

A new Ad by Toyota highlights Japanese Sumo and Art

Toyota Japan
Toyota Japan has recently released an advertisement featuring seven Sumo wrestlers. For most of the video we see the Sumo running in a line across Los Angeles. During their travels, they imitate some safety features of Toyota's new care line-up which are narrated in Japanese and then English. At the end, we see the same features illustrated in traditional Japanese art called...
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