|The Official of Heaven Bestows Blessings|
Legend has it that the Official of Heaven bestows blessings; the Official of Earth absolves crimes; and the Official of Water removes misfortunes. The three Officials of Heaven, Earth, and Water together are called “The Three Emperor-Officials” or “Lords of Three Spheres.” .....
|Eco-Photo of the Paradise Fish (Macropodus opercularis) 蓋斑鬥魚|
The paradise fish prefers to inhabit ditches, ponds, and rice fields. It feeds on plankton and larvae, and can therefore effectively control mosquito larvae .....
|Dascyllus reticulatus Nature Photo|
Dascyllus reticulatus, also known as Two Strip Damselfish or Two Strip Humbug, mainly inhabits outer lagoons and seaward reefs. It usually lives in branching coral heads, while also forming schools in silty habitats.
|Callicarpa japonica Thunb. var. luxurians Rehder (朝鮮紫珠)|
Scientific Name：Callicarpa japonica Thunb. var. luxurians Rehder
|Love Birds – Mandarin Duck|
Originally named Ying-gui, Lin Yu-Shan was born in Chiayi to a family that runs a picture framing business. As a child, he was exposed to calligraphy and folk painting, which inspired him to see painter as a career option. Lin subsequently went to study in Kawabata Painting School in Tokyo.
|Dugout Canoe of Sun Moon Lake's Shao Tribe|
Since early times, Dugout Canoes have been used by the Shao aboriginal tribe of Sun Moon lake as an important mode of transport. Consequently, this item is extremely useful for research into Taiwanese aboriginal culture. .....
|Washing Clothes in a Clear Stream|
River water is like a flowing mirror, reflecting the light, the sky, and the myriad objects on its banks. Many famous painters have left behind brilliant images of famous rivers. Li Mei-shu (1902-1983), .....
|East Wall (Wu Liang Shrine II) (武梁祠東壁畫象)|
The scene is divided into five registers:
|Red Panther Garment—Tops and Pants (紅色豹衣褲)|
Alternative names: bao top and pants, da top and pants, the Hero Garment, and Night Garment. .....
|Ch'ên Ch'ên Fu I Chüeh|
Source: "Shan Chai Ts'ang Ch'i Ch'üan Hsing T'a Pên" ......