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Chiayi county, the site of National Palace Museum Southern Branch, is an agricultural center in Southwestern Taiwan, whose prosperity owes itself to successive generations of strenuous labor. Six thousand years ago, the Chiayi coastline continually moved west. Beigang river, Puzi, and Bazhang became important wellsprings of Chiayi culture and civilization. Flooding and changing river courses also challenged the development of this region. As migrants from the opposite coast drifted, gathered here, and differentiated into separate tribes each with its own way of life, so began the rich and multicultural history of this region.
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Southern Branch of NPM
1Getting to Know Asia
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This section starts from ancient Asian civilization and focuses on the architecture of the museum, which was built to reflect symbolically the exchanges between different civilizat...
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2Cultural Sphere of India
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Religion plays a central role in Indian culture, out of which Buddhism and Hinduism have had the most profound influence on East and Southeast Asian cultures. As religions spread a...
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3Cultural Sphere of China
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The “cultural sphere of China,” due to its distinctive cultural climate, was formed long ago. This region was heavily influenced by Chinese philosophy and writing, and produced a t...
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4Rising Sun
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Chiayi county, the site of National Palace Museum Southern Branch, is an agricultural center in Southwestern Taiwan, whose prosperity owes itself to successive generations of stren...
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5Development of Chiayi
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Facing the ocean on its west side, Chiayi county increasingly became represented on maritime maps during the Age of Discovery. In the 17th century, Chinese migrants from the opposi...
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6Gathering of the Arts
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Influenced by expatriate Chinese literati painters during the Qing dynasty, Chiayi traditional painting originally exhibited a combination of poetry and painting. After 1895, it ca...
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7Crafts in Chiayi
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Developing concurrently with the rise of cultural activities and religion, arts and crafts made for daily life or religious rituals became abundant. After 1900, crafts fell under t...
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8Religious Beliefs
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As a result of the influx of different cultures, Chiayi county contains many different religious groups. Along the coast, Wang-Ye worship makes up the majority. The Song Dynasty Ni...
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9The Beauty of Islamic Jade
Publish Year : 2016  |  View : 3,310 times
In the middle of the 18th century, owing to Emperor Qianlong’s love for Islamic jade, they were transported to China from all over the world. This film will introduce the unique be...
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10Flora and Foliage on Islamic Jades
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Floral and leaf motifs are the main decorative elements on Islamic jades. They appear with more diversity in Indian jades. Diverse plant forms are rendered delicately to show the b...
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11Get to Know Asia with Hanuman
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The film Get to Know Asia with Hanuman presents Asia through the eyes of Hanuman as he guides audiences on a tour of Asia’s unique scenery, customs, peoples, festivals, and archit...
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12Get to Know Asian Textiles with Hanuman
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This episode combines 2-D and 3-D animation with live action film to distinguish six types of textiles: cotton, hemp, silk, fur, banana fiber, and tree bark. Using a captivating s...
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13Ramayana
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The Indian epic Ramayana is important historically for laying out the foundations of religious belief and moral standards in India. The protagonist of the story, Rama, who is belie...
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14Learn about Vietnamese Food with Hanuman
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This video presents an overview of Vietnam’s gourmet food culture, illuminating key characteristics of the three regional cuisines of North, South, and Central Vietnam. Hanuman’s l...
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15Teacher Training: Flipped Classroom in Museum Education
Publish Year : 2016  |  View : 6,855 times
Flipped classroom is a new teaching method that focuses on developing student self-learning, thinking and expression. In the students’ process of receiving information, this method...
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16Song Dynasty Tea Drinking Customs
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The film, based on the painting Preparing Tea, attributed to Southern Song dynasty artist Liu Songnian (ca. 1174-1224), uses 3-D animations to show the tea drinking customs of Song...
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17Gongfu tea in Taiwan
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The film explores the origins of Chaoshan Gongfu tea leaves and tea sets, as well as introduces the evolution of Gongfu tea in Taiwan and modern tea brewing practices....
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18Bengali Style: Jamdani Sari
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The video demonstrates the sari of Bangladesh and West Bengal─The wearing method of Jamdani Sari. Visitors can find the beauty of Sari from different angles....
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19Nivi Style: Golden Brocade Sari
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The wearing method of sari in Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh, and to know how to wrap the sari, drap the pallu , check the details and complete the look....
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20Odissi Dance Style: Odissi Golden Brocade Sari
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The video demonstrates the sari of Odissi Dance Style, and to know how to wrap the sari, drap the pallu , check the details and complete the look....
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21Gujarat Style: Patola Sari
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The video demonstrates the sari of Gujarat Style . People can admire sari from different angles about how to wrap the sari, drap the pallu, checking the details and complete the lo...
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22How to wear a kimono
Publish Year : 2017  |  View : 7,280 times
The video introduces the complete wearing type of kimono from various angles. From putting on the undergarment , and putting on the Kimono, to tying the obi knot and finally comple...
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23Elaborated Forms and Colors - Exploring Indonesian Culture
Publish Year : 2017  |  View : 1,927 times
UNESCO has registered Keris (ceremonial daggers), Angklung (bamboo bells), Wayang kulit (puppet-shadow play), Tari Bali (traditional Bali dance), and Batik on the Lists of Intangib...
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24Cantonese Ivory Cutting as the Highest of Degree of Perfection
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This set of carved openwork concentric ivory balls with cloud-and-dragon decoration consists of one larger set of concentric balls, a supporting plate, a stand, a smaller set of co...
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25Graceful Conceptions of Heavenly Weaving: Embroidery
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Graceful Conceptions of Heavenly Weaving: Embroidery...
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26Graceful Conceptions of Heavenly Weaving: Kesi Silk Tapestry
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Graceful Conceptions of Heavenly Weaving: Kesi Silk Tapestry...
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27A Brief History of Baseball in Chiayi
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The video is based on the story of “Kagi Agricultural and Forestry School baseball team” (KANO) prospered in the 1930s, this NHK authorized video presents the precious footage of K...
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28Kangxi Manuscript Kangyur in Tibetan Script
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This video presents the purpose and the records of the crafting and the repairing process of the “Kangxi Manuscript Kangyur in Tibetan Script”....
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29Stupa Railing with Tree Goddesses
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Introduction of the origin of Stupa Railing with Tree Goddesses with a close-up look of its detail, and the description of the differences between the two major Buddhist art genres...
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30The enduring power of Buddhism
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Introduction of the exhibits in Buddhist Art Gallery at The Southern Branch of The National Palace Museum and the overview of the development of Buddhism....
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31International Museum Day 2018
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Records of the activities held on 518 International Museum Day in 2018. The topic of the day - “The Profile of Museum” is conveyed with the manifold life, from educational to casu...
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32Time-Lapse of The Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum
Publish Year : 2018  |  View : 98 times
Time-lapse record of the daily life in the museum, and the impressive yet imperceptible complete view of the The Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum lying in Taibao, Chia...
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33The Repairing documentary of Blue-and-white Dish with design of willow trees and birds Special Exhibition
Publish Year : 2018  |  View : 105 times
Together with a special exhibition, this video introduces both the origin of Imari ware and ”Blue-and-white Dish with design of willow trees and birds” to comprehensively present t...
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