The three key philosophies of China

Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism.

And how they complement each other.


Stephen Prothero is a Professor of Religion at Boston University. These excellent expositions are well worth a listen for all who wish to understand the Chinese civilisation, including China today.


[640],shadow=true,start=,stop=
[320],shadow=true,start=,stop=
[320],shadow=true,start=,stop=

Related Videos

Featured Videos

Shopping in ShangHai 上海
Including the famous NanJing Lu ...
BeiJing 北京 trip, in September – video
The beautiful blue-sky city ...
Beautiful natural scenery in north west China (north XinJiang 新疆)
North XinJiang province, including Kanas Lake. Awesome ...
Introducing the city of JiNan 济南
JǐNán is the provincial capital city of ShanDong province in east China. It is known as the 'City of Springs'. Including BaoTu Park and HongJiaLou ... Aerial views ...
`My experience in ShangHai 上海` – video
By a foreign exchange student. Excellent cinematography. Filmed in 2012 - 2013 ...
YangShuo 阳朔 – ‘my kind of adventure’
GuangXi province ...
Mountain biking, roller-blading and snow-boarding in BeiJing 北京
EMei Shan 峨眉山, SiChuan province, in Ultra HD / 4K
Emei Shan (Emei Mountain, 3,099 m / 10,167 ft) is one of the four Chinese Buddhist sacred mountains. Emei Shan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site (together with the nearby LeShan Giant Buddha) as "an area of exceptional cultural significance as it is the place where Buddhism first became established on Chinese territory .
Scenes from YuanMingYuan 圆明园, BeiJing
YuánMíngYuán was the original Summer Palace in BeiJing and sometimes referred to as the 'Old Summer Palace'. YuanMingYuan lies 8 kilometers (5 miles) northwest of central Beijing, close to the (new) Summer Palace (YíHéYuán 颐和园). It was constructed during the 18th and early 19th centuries and was a wonderland of lakes and waterways, bridges, hills and pavilions.
Silk Road of the Sea – a great stage performance
A stunning performance from the Opening Gala of the Asian Games 2010 in GuangZhou. GuangZhou has been a major port for over 1,000 years and gateway to the Silk Road of the Sea.
A trip to HaiNan 海南 tropical paradise island province
HaiNan ('South Sea') island is the southern-most part of China.
GeTu River Valley 搞定了, from the air, GuiZhou province
Known mostly only by rock climbers, this beautiful area in south China will become a new national park.

A selection of popular videos

Keyword / tag search :