Traditional anniversary gift listIt's hard to give a traditional anniversary gift list. Because it's hard to find what somebody else really like. And it's even harder to find someone likes and don't cost you a fortune.
Chinese people sometimes like to give expensive traditional anniversary gift lists. Chinese people think the more expensive traditional anniversary gift list they give, the more they care. That's actually not a good habit. A great traditional anniversary gift list should be expressing your thought and not costing a fortune.
Chinese calligrapher Wang Xizhi improved his calligraphy a lot after he traveled from south part of China to the north. He said later that it is kind of waste of time to only study Mrs. Wei's calligraphy.
Happy is that people, that is in such a yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.
Rid me, and deliver me from the hand of strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:
Chinese calligraphy are different from other calligraphy works. Chinese calligraphy is painted by special calligraphy paper (Xuan paper), special brush and special ink.
I will speak of the glorious honour of thy majesty, and of thy wondrous works.
One generation shall praise thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts.
As an art work, Chinese calligraphy carries the calligrapher's mood and thoughts. You can really feel how the calligraphy felt when he was painting the art work.During the 4000 years of Chinese history, Chinese calligraphy is the sole of Chinese culture.