On Confucius Academy’s 800th Public Lecture , Professor Ding Weixiang, Master of Guan School, Took Audience into “Zhang Zai’s World of Thought”
On the morning of November 15, Professor Ding Weixiang, Director of Institute of Guan School of Shaanxi Normal University and renowned expert in Guan School, took the stage to deliver a public lecture on traditional culture organized by Confucius Academy in Guiyang, marking a new milestone of the event series as the 800th session. More than 400 teachers, students from universities in Guiyang and local citizens walked into Minglun Hall of Confucius Academy to listen to Professor Ding’s lectured entitled “Communicate with People Living Thousands of Years Ago: Zhang Zai’s World of Thought” and explored Zhang Zai’s (also known as Zhang Hengqu) idea of making the world a better place....more >
On December 27th, Professor Xu Qi, who is popular among the audience, delivered the 814th public lecture on culture themed with “To free the spirit from its cell: the twisty to open ‘Chinese road’” at Confucius Academy, attracting local citizens and college and university students to participate in....more >
On the morning of September 5, 2020, the 782th Public Lecture on Traditional Culture organized by Confucius Academy was held in Minglun Hall. In the lecture themed with “Measure of History: Anthropology in the Anthropocene”, Professor Xu Xinjian, Doctoral Supervisor of the College of Literature and Journalism of Sichuan University, shared his insightful opinions with nearly two hundred audiences from perspectives of “temporal-spatial structure of all living things”, “anthropocentric chronology” and “anthropocene measured by the history of the earth”. Professor Xu said that both subjective time and objective time are a measure accepted and shared in an area enriched by multiple ethnic cultures. The measure of “history” will be gradually communicated and shared through cultural exchanges with human cognition, and finally seek harmony and unity in diversity and coexist with each other through comparison. This is the best position, viewpoint and attitude of anthropology in such methodology....more >
On November 16, Guiyang Confucius Academy held 2020 (Year of Gengzi) Traditional Wedding Ceremony. Eight couples, in Hanfu, the traditional clothing for Han Chinese, made standing love promises and experienced the charming excellent traditional Chinese culture in the solemn and elegant ceremony.
These children visited places including Dacheng Hall, Hall of Confucianism, Six Arts Institute and Yangming Museum, and learned about the life of Confucius and his disciples and Wang Yangming through pictures, objects, multimedia and detailed introduction, gaining a deep understanding of sinology.