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Explore the strangest religious shrine in Vietnam | VietNamNet Bridge

Explore the strangest religious shrine in Vietnam |  VietNamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dua (Coconut) religion was founded in 1963, attracting thousands of believers, including the son of American writer John Steinbeck, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1962...

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The 2nd Istanbul Design Biennial ends with over 100.000 visitors | Art Daily

The 2nd Istanbul Design Biennial ends with over 100.000 visitors | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The 2nd Istanbul Design Biennial, organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV), titled The Future Is Not What It Used To Be, curated by Zoë Ryan, ended on Sunday, 14 December 2014...

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Exhibition of notable recent acquisitions of arms and armour on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art | Art Daily

Exhibition of notable recent acquisitions of arms and armour on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Department of Arms and Armor is one of the most encompassing and well known in the world...

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The 're-wilding' of Angkor Wat | Archaelogy News Network

The 're-wilding' of Angkor Wat | Archaelogy News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The forests surrounding the ancient temple complex of Angkor Wat in Cambodia are once more echoing to the eerie, whooping calls of the pileated gibbon, a species, like so many in southeast Asia, that has been decimated by hunting and deforestation...

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Co Tu community preserves ancient culture | VietnamNet Bridge

Co Tu community preserves ancient culture | VietnamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Masks have been produced for centuries by the Co Tu ethnic minority, who consider them a form of spiritual protection...

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Amazing aerial footage shows 100,000 people at China's ice fishing festival | The Independent

Amazing aerial footage shows 100,000 people at China's ice fishing festival | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Aerial footage from China shows nearly 100,000 people descend on Chagan Lake to buy fish, a symbol of a prosperous new year in the country...

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4,000 year old house found at Baghpat village offers rare clue to Harappan habitation | Archaeology News Network

4,000 year old house found at Baghpat village offers rare clue to Harappan habitation | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), in excavations carried out at Chandyan village in Baghpat, have found remnants of a house that corresponds to the late Harappan period...

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The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide review – a meditation on change | The Guardian

The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide review – a meditation on change | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

This subtly profound tale of a feline interloper has become a surprise bestseller Continue reading...

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La poésie persane classique : formes, histoire et anthologie | Les clés du Moyen-Orient

La poésie persane classique : formes, histoire et anthologie | Les clés du Moyen-Orient | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Au fil de leurs négociations avec les responsables occidentaux, les diplomates et dignitaires iraniens ne cessèrent de le répéter : leur pays, parce qu’il est dépositaire d’une culture millénaire, mériterait le respect et l’attention des peuples européens et américain [1]. Cette culture reste pourtant mal connue en dehors des régions persanophones. Nous proposons ici un aperçu de la littérature iranienne classique – et en particulier de sa poésie, dans laquelle elle trouva son...


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Kâma-Sûtra à la Pinacothèque: l'expo qui distingue le vrai du faux | L'Express

Kâma-Sûtra à la Pinacothèque: l'expo qui distingue le vrai du faux | L'Express | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

L'Occident a longtemps limité le recueil indien à un manuel pornographique. Profitons de l'exposition à la Pinacothèque de Paris pour mieux le découvrir, à l'aide de Marc Restellini, directeur du lieu...


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Mouna Rebeiz cède à l'intime | Le Figaro

Mouna Rebeiz cède à l'intime | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Les nouvelles toiles de la peintre libanaise seront exposées à la Saatchi Gallery, à Londres, et vendues chez Sotheby's. Visite en avant-première chez elle, à Paris...

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Coffin caves in Suoi Bang Commune – archaeological treasure | VietNamNet

Coffin caves in Suoi Bang Commune – archaeological treasure | VietNamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The remote rural commune of Suoi Bang in Van Ho District, the northern mountainous province of Son La, is a popular destination for adventure and discovery tourism not only for its natural beauty...

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Critic’s Notebook: Kathakali Dance, in India, With the Locals | The New York Times

Critic’s Notebook: Kathakali Dance, in India, With the Locals | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The opportunity to feel how the Kathakali spell affects audiences in India deepens the pleasure of watching it...

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‘It Took Everyone in the Region by Surprise, Yet the Moken Survived’ | The Irrawaddy

‘It Took Everyone in the Region by Surprise, Yet the Moken Survived’ | The Irrawaddy | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A still from the film “Sailing A Sinking Sea,” which explores Moken mythology and culture. Olivia Wyatt is an American filmmaker and photographer originally from Little Rock, Arkansas...

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Corée du Sud : sous la façade ultramoderne, un chamanisme très vivant | France Inter

Corée du Sud : sous la façade ultramoderne, un chamanisme très vivant | France Inter | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Nous sommes dans un petit sanctuaire discret, situé au pied d’une montagne de la banlieue nord de Séoul. Devant un autel chargé d’offrandes, le chaman Taeul entre en transe, il parle avec la voix des esprits, marche en équilibre sur des couteaux...[AUDIO]

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Prehistoric site spotted in Nalgonda | The Archaeology News Network

Prehistoric site spotted in Nalgonda | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Department of Archaeology has identified a rare pre-historic period habitation near Pazzur village of Thipparthi mandal in Nalgonda district. Retired senior caretaker, A. Bhanu Murthy and Technical Assistant P...

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Ancient glass bracelet found in Israel | The Archaeology News Network

Ancient glass bracelet found in Israel | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


A broken bracelet which features a model of the seven-branched candelabrum from the Temple was discovered last Thursday by the Israel Antiquities Authority, it announced Tuesday, near a dig near Elyakim in the Mount Carmel National Park...

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Oldest stone tool ever found in Turkey discovered | The Archaeology News Network

Oldest stone tool ever found in Turkey discovered | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Scientists have discovered the oldest recorded stone tool ever to be found in Turkey, revealing that humans passed through the gateway from Asia to Europe much earlier than previously thought, approximately 1.2 million years ago...

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Noël en Chine: des écoliers et des étudiants interdits de le célébrer car c'est une fête trop "occidentale" | The Huffington Post

Noël en Chine: des écoliers et des étudiants interdits de le célébrer car c'est une fête trop "occidentale" | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Une métropole de l'est de la Chine, connue pour son importante communauté chrétienne, a interdit aux établissements scolaires de célébrer Noël, tradition jugée trop "occidentale", tandis qu'une université chinoise bannissait toute...

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Belgium to return stolen artefacts to Iran | Archaeology News Network

Belgium to return stolen artefacts to Iran | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A court in Belgium has ruled that the country’s authorities restitute nine boxes of smuggled ancient Iranian artifacts along with a bronze pin stolen from an exhibition...

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Ruya Foundation announces Philippe Van Cauteren as Curator of the Pavilion of Iraq | Art Daily

Ruya Foundation announces Philippe Van Cauteren as Curator of the Pavilion of Iraq | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Ruya Foundation for Contemporary Culture in Iraq (Ruya) announced the appointment of Philippe Van Cauteren as curator of the National Pavilion of Iraq for the 56th Venice Biennale in May 2015...

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Kyoto shrine celebrates return of venerated religious objects after repair work | The Asahi Shimbun

Kyoto shrine celebrates return of venerated religious objects after repair work | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

UJI, Kyoto Prefecture--Ujigamijinja shrine, a World Heritage site, held a ceremony Dec. 24 to celebrate the return of sacred deities to its main hall following year-long restoration work...

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ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Plenty to look forward to in 2015 | The Asahi Shimbun

ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Plenty to look forward to in 2015 | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Editor’s note: New Zealander Don Brown's column on Japanese movies runs on the second and fourth Fridays of the month in AJW. Brown is fluent in Japanese and creates English subtitles for Japanese films...

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‘Kimono: A Modern History’ at the Met Tells Rich Stories Through Fabric | The New York Times

‘Kimono: A Modern History’ at the Met Tells Rich Stories Through Fabric | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

“Kimono: A Modern History,” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a show more scholarly than sartorial, is a history of modern Japan...

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This Christmas, follow the original art stars of the east | The Guardian

This Christmas, follow the original art stars of the east | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Two thousand years ago, Buddhist not Christian art was our guiding light – and had all the best nativity scenes
A crowd of people gather round a man on a horse, in an ancient stone relief that roars with life...

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Kiosque du Monde propose un regard sur toute l'actualité culturelle et artistique internationale, d'Afrique, des Amériques, d'Asie et d'Océanie à travers une sélection d'articles de la presse du monde entier.