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Nouvel An : des calligraphes distribuent des sentences parallèles | French China

Nouvel An : des calligraphes distribuent des sentences parallèles | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Alors que le Nouvel An chinois approche à grands pas, des calligraphes de la ville de Huangshan (est de la province de l'Anhui) ont offert des chunlian aux habitants du village historique de Chengkan...

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History-rich Ayutthaya seeks resurgence | Bangkok Post

History-rich Ayutthaya seeks resurgence | Bangkok Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Ayutthaya missed out on its dream of hosting the 2020 World Expo, but the ancient capital is moving on as it was recently picked by the Tourism and Sports Ministry as a tourism development role model for other provinces in the central basin...

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Mummified monk is ‘not dead’ and in rare meditative state, says expert | The Siberian Times

Mummified monk is ‘not dead’ and in rare meditative state, says expert | The Siberian Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

As police say lama found in lotus positon was destined for sale on black market, there are claims it was one step away from becoming a Buddha...

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Darth Vader Dressed in White at Sapporo Snow Festival | The Wall Street Journal

Darth Vader Dressed in White at Sapporo Snow Festival | The Wall Street Journal | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A 15-meter snow sculpture of Darth Vader and his stormtroopers from the Star Wars series is on display at the 66th Sapporo Snow Festival, which began Thursday.The sculpture, made by the 11th Brigade of the Ground Self-Defense Forces, required about 3,500 tons of snow and is about 23 meters wide. It also features the spacecraft-and-super-weapon Death Star in the back. The design was approved by Lucas Film Ltd., according to the organizers...

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10th century sculpture of Buddha found in Thanjavur | The Archaeology News Network

10th century sculpture of Buddha found in Thanjavur | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A headless sculpture of Buddha, dating back to 10th century AD, has been found at Manalur village in Thanjavur district. It was found based on information given by a school teacher...

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Bronze Age artefacts unearthed in Rajasthan village | The Archaeology News Network

Bronze Age artefacts unearthed in Rajasthan village | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Artefacts such as perforated jars, shell bangles, terracotta beads, shells and the semi-precious stone lapis lazuli, different types of pottery and two hearths have been found during excavation under way at Pachamta, a village 100 km from Udaipur...

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Exemples exquis d'œuvres des bijoutiers des Ming et des Qing | French China

Exemples exquis d'œuvres des bijoutiers des Ming et des Qing | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dans toute l'histoire de la Chine, les dynasties des Ming et des Qing sont considérées comme les moments les plus prestigieux de la fabrication d'articles en or et en argent...

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Patrimoine culturel : la broderie des Tu | French China

Patrimoine culturel : la broderie des Tu | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

La broderie de l'ethnie des Tu est une des techniques artisanales les plus caractéristiques de la province du Qinghai (nord-ouest) et est étroitement liée au quotidien des habitants...

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L'immense tombeau de la grand-mère du Premier Empereur de Chine | Découvertes Archéologiques (Blog)

L'immense tombeau de la grand-mère du Premier Empereur de Chine | Découvertes Archéologiques (Blog) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

L'article ci-dessous est tiré d'Internationl Business Times (China: Ancient Tomb of First Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Grandmother Discovered in Xi'an)...

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Mughal era cannon found on river bank | The Archaeology News Network

Mughal era cannon found on river bank | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


In a rare discovery, the archaeology and museums department, found a six-foot long cannon on the banks of Musi, on Thursday...

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Satvahana site to be re-excavated | The Archaeology News Network

Satvahana site to be re-excavated | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In a bid to establish the missing cultural sequences after and during the Satvahana dynasty, which ruled the large part of Central India in second century B.C., the Directorate of Archaeology and Museums, Maharashtra will begin excavating the site...

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Ancient animal bone suggests Japanese adopted Chinese fortunetelling method | The Archaeology News Network

Ancient animal bone suggests Japanese adopted Chinese fortunetelling method | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An animal bone unearthed at the Makimuku ruins in Sakurai, Nara Prefecture, indicates that a fortunetelling method imported from China was adopted by shaman queen Himiko and leaders of the Yamato State...

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Ancient Siberian brain surgery techniques recreated | The Archaeology News Network

Ancient Siberian brain surgery techniques recreated | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

More details about the remarkable brain surgery techniques carried out by the earliest Siberians 2,300 years ago have been revealed by scientists...

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Une exposition d'éventails des Qing à Shenzhen | French China

Une exposition d'éventails des Qing à Shenzhen | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Une exposition d'éventails de la dynastie des Qing a récemment ouvert ses portes au centre d'art ancien du Musée de Shenzhen...

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First wooden 'tachikazari' ornament unearthed in ancient burial dig in Sakai | The Asahi Shimbun

First wooden 'tachikazari' ornament unearthed in ancient burial dig in Sakai | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

SAKAI, Osaka Prefecture--An ornamental piece of a more than 1,500-year-old wooden “haniwa” parasol has been unearthed here from a “kofun,” a huge burial mound of a high-ranking figure in ancient Japan...

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Buddhists: Mummified monk 'not dead' | BBC

Buddhists: Mummified monk 'not dead' | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A mummified monk found preserved in Mongolia last week is baffling those who uncovered him, with senior Buddhists saying he is still alive...

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“Splendors of Shiga: Treasures from Japan” exhibition at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture | AMA (Art Media Agency)

“Splendors of Shiga: Treasures from Japan” exhibition at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture | AMA (Art Media Agency) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

From 30 January to 16 August, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will be displaying Japanese art previously unseen outside of Japan in an exhibition entitled “Splendors of Shiga: Treasures from Japan”...

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Bangkok Art and Culture Centre | The Bangkok Post

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre | The Bangkok Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

As part of the Japan Foundation's project "Run & Learn: New Curatorial Constellations", curator Kamonpond "Eiko" Wongcharoenchai invited artists Eyedropper Fill, Tokin Teekanun, Wannarit Pongprayoon, Vuttiphong Mahasamut, Siwanut Boonsripornchai...

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Français et chinois s'allient pour préserver un ancien village de la dynastie des Ming | French China.org

Français et chinois s'allient pour préserver un ancien village de la dynastie des Ming | French China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Les bénévoles d'Union Rempart, association française de protection du patrimoine culturel, travaillent en partenariat avec des bénévoles chinois au Guizhou pour protéger l'ancien village de Yunfengtun, dont les habitants ont conservé le style...

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UAE and Egypt sign cultural cooperation agreement | Daily News Egypt

UAE and Egypt sign cultural cooperation agreement | Daily News Egypt | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

he Egyptian Ministry of Culture and the UAE’s Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development signed an agreement to launch an executive programme for cultural cooperation on 29 January...

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Ziad Dalloul, peindre en paix | Le Figaro

Ziad Dalloul, peindre en paix | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Exposition sereine et contemplative de ce peintre syrien chez le si parisien Claude Bernard. Mélodie douce des couleurs et éternité de l'art font de cet artiste un porte-parole plein d'espoir...

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For the love of getting inked | The Times of India

For the love of getting inked | The Times of India | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

So after going through various websites and going from post to pillar you have finally got that perfect design that you want to get tattooed. However, the real challenge lies after getting the tattoo as one has to be extremely ...

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Finger tattoos get popular with youngsters - The Times of India | The Times of India

Finger tattoos get popular with youngsters - The Times of India | The Times of India | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

B-town’s new blue-eyed girl Jacqueline Fernandez recently got a tattoo done on her finger which reads ‘love’, while Celina Jaitely chose this place to get her better half’s name — Peter — inked...

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Expo à Paris : la peinture chinoise de fleurs et d'oiseaux | French China

Expo à Paris : la peinture chinoise de fleurs et d'oiseaux | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dans le cadre des célébrations du 50e anniversaire de l'établissement des relations diplomatiques sino-françaises, l'exposition « Chant de la nature : chefs-d'œuvre de la peinture de fleurs et d'oiseaux, collections du Musée des trois gorges de la...

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Aung San sculpture to be unveiled | Democratic Voice of Burma

Aung San sculpture to be unveiled | Democratic Voice of Burma | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A sculpture of Burmese independence hero Gen. Aung San will go on display this month to commemorate his 100th birthday...

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Le musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac propose une sélection d'articles issus des plus grands quotidiens internationaux et de la presse culturelle.

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.