Lessons From Dizi Gui: Value Sibling Ties Over Material Gain

By Epoch Times Staff Dizi Gui (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is a traditional Chinese textbook for children that teaches children morals and proper etiquette. According to Dizi Gui, siblings should respect and love each other to maintain harmonious relationships; only then can they be regarded as being dutiful to their parents….

Lessons From Dizi Gui: Do Not Pursue or Indulge in Vanity

By The Epoch Times and Clearwisdom.net “Dizi Gui” (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is a traditional Chinese textbook for children that teaches children morals and proper etiquette. Dizi Gui states that we must not act in any way that is wrong or unfair to others, even if we think that the act is…

Lessons from Dizi Gui: Handling Criticism and Praise Effectively

By Jade Pearce| Epoch Times Staff Dizi Gui (弟子规) (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is an ancient Chinese text for children that teaches moral values and etiquette. It was written during the Qing Dynasty during the reign of Emperor Kangxi (康熙帝) (1661- 1722) by Li Yuxiu. Beneath the conservative, “old-school” verbose of this…

lessons from dizi gui – Theory vs. Practice: Getting the Balance Right

By Jade Pearce Epoch Times Staff Dizi Gui (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is an ancient Chinese text for children that teaches moral values and proper etiquette. It was written during the Qing Dynasty during the reign of Emperor Kangxi (1661-1722) by Li Yuxiu. Beneath the conservative, “old-school” verbose of this ancient…

Being Trustworthy: Xu Heng Refuses to Pick Wild Pears

Epoch Times, Singapore Edition (Issue 497, Oct 17 – Oct 30, 2014) By Epoch Times Staff Dizi Gui” (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is a traditional Chinese textbook for children that teaches children morals and proper etiquette. Chapter Four of Dizi Gui, which is titled “Be Trustworthy”, teaches us precisely how to do this…

Lessons from Dizi Gui: The Right Posture and Body Language to Show (and Earn) Respect

Epoch Times, Singapore Edition (Issue 493, Aug 22 – Sept 4, 2014) By Ting Ting Epoch Times Staff “Dizi Gui” (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is a traditional Chinese textbook for children that teaches children morals and proper etiquette. One of the important lessons mentioned in Dizi Gui is how we should carry ourselves in our day-to-day activities. According…

Lessons from Dizi Gui: A Simple Diet Enables a Healthy Life

Epoch Times, Singapore Edition (Issue 492, August 8 – August 21, 2014) By Ting Ting Epoch Times Staff Dizi Gui (Standards for Being a Good Student and Child) is a traditional Chinese classic for children that teaches morals and proper etiquette. In Chapter Three (Be Cautious in My Daily Life), Dizi Gui teaches us not…