Sustainable Fashion (Part 2)

To reduce the environmental costs of fast fashion, four college students founded Twentythree, an online platform that helps to circulate secondhand clothing. To reduce the environmenta costs of fast fashion
DA AI JOURNAL

Sustainable Fashion (Part 2)

To reduce the environmental costs of fast fashion, four college students founded Twentythree, an online platform that helps to circulate secondhand clothing.
DA AI JOURNAL

Beautify Formosa (Part 2)

Through sharing self-made videos, Beautify Formosa has not only raised many young people's environmental awareness, but also received attention from enterprises with shared ideals. Through sharing
DREAMERS IN ACTION

Beautify Formosa (Part 2)

Through sharing self-made videos, Beautify Formosa has not only raised many young people's environmental awareness, but also received attention from enterprises with shared ideals.
DREAMERS IN ACTION

The Aerial Photographer

Out of the love for his hometown, Lai Guo-hua devotes his time to recording its landscape and cultural heritage with aerial photography, hoping to share its beauty with more people. Out of the
UNSUNG HEROES

The Aerial Photographer

Out of the love for his hometown, Lai Guo-hua devotes his time to recording its landscape and cultural heritage with aerial photography, hoping to share its beauty with more people.
UNSUNG HEROES

Health

Health

 
 
 
 

Spinal Tumors

Tumors can grow within or along the spine cord. Although they may have no symptoms, as they grow and press on the nerves, they can cause back pain and even serious neurological problems.
ALL ABOUT HEALTH

Vegan Pharmacy

Have you ever heard about a vegan pharmacy? Do you know that some of the supplements and medicines we take may contain animal-derived ingredients?
HEALTHY LIVING

Urinary Problems in Women (Part 4)

How can a pelvic health clinic help treat women's urinary problems?
HEALTH TIPS

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is a condition that causes pain around the outside of the elbow. How can a combined approach of western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine help improve this condition?
CHINESE MEDICINE CLINIC

Go Vegetarian

Go Vegetarian

Environmental Protection

Environmental Protection

How would you feel when you can never be with your children again? How would you feel when you can never be with your children again? How would you feel when you can never
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Known for having saved as much as around US$17,000 in water costs one year, Taipei Zoo is efficient in conserving water while also making sure all the animals are getting enough water.
ENVIRONMENT

Master Class

Master Class

Life Lessons from Decluttering
Life

Originally a department store salesclerk, how did Liao Xin-yun become the first professional organizer in Taiwan? What has she learned from an organizer's job?

Life Lessons from Decluttering

Originally a department store salesclerk, how did Liao Xin-yun become the first professional organizer in Taiwan? What has she learned from an organizer's job?

Subtractive Design on Campus
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While serving at a research university, Chang Chi-Yi applied subtractive design in campus events and facilities, hoping to create an environment that helps enhance students' aesthetics.

Subtractive Design on Campus

While serving at a research university, Chang Chi-Yi applied subtractive design in campus events and facilities, hoping to create an environment that helps enhance students' aesthetics.

EQ Education at an Early Age
(Part 1)

EQ education is not about teaching children not to have emotions, but to accept their emotions and learn to properly express their emotions. So what can we do to help our children turn their emotions from an obstacle to an advantage?

EQ Education at an Early Age (Part 1)

EQ education is not about teaching children not to have emotions, but to accept their emotions and learn to properly express their emotions. So what can we do to help our children turn their emotions from an obstacle to an advantage?

People

People

Forest Ranger
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Choxue (Part 2)
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My Simple Life
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The One-armed Superwoman
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Forest Ranger
Forest Ranger
Forest rangers not only protect national parks and natural resources, but are also in charge of many other duties. What exactly do they do, and what does it take to become one?
LET'S GO LEARNING
Choxue (Part 2)
Choxue (Part 2)
When Cheng Ho set up Choxue in 2013, he and his partners could only work in his apartment with meager salaries. What is it that has supported them to overcome the challenges along the way?
DREAMERS IN ACTION
My Simple Life
My Simple Life
Despite being over 80 years old, Luo Xiu-zhen not only does house chores and takes care of her unwell husband, but also serves as a recycling volunteer every day. Exactly what motivates her to lead such a fulfilling life?
GUARDIANS OF THE LAND
The One-armed Superwoman
The One-armed Superwoman
Although Yang Cai-rong only has one arm and lost one of her twin daughters due to premature birth, she has firm faith that as we extend love and care to others, our lives can become very different.
DREAM STAGE
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Forest Ranger

Forest rangers not only protect national parks and natural resources, but are also in charge of many other duties. What exactly do they do, and what does it take to become one?
LET'S GO LEARNING

Choxue (Part 2)

When Cheng Ho set up Choxue in 2013, he and his partners could only work in his apartment with meager salaries. What is it that has supported them to overcome the challenges along the way?
DREAMERS IN ACTION

My Simple Life

Despite being over 80 years old, Luo Xiu-zhen not only does house chores and takes care of her unwell husband, but also serves as a recycling volunteer every day. Exactly what motivates her to lead such a fulfilling life?
GUARDIANS OF THE LAND

The One-armed Superwoman

Although Yang Cai-rong only has one arm and lost one of her twin daughters due to premature birth, she has firm faith that as we extend love and care to others, our lives can become very different.
DREAM STAGE

Love in Action

Love in Action

The Smiling Starlight Class

At the Smiling Starlight Class, a junior high afterschool program, students can not only learn various skills, but are also encouraged to make use of what they've learned to contribute to society.

The Smiling Starlight Class

At the Smiling Starlight Class, a junior high afterschool program, students can not only learn various skills, but are also encouraged to make use of what they've learned to contribute to society.

CARE IN ACTION

By the Bustling City

Having become out of work all of a sudden, Yang Kuanliu made a living by collecting recyclables and was too poor to afford his sons' eye surgery. Fortunately, Tzu Chi volunteers reached out to them in time…

By the Bustling City

Having become out of work all of a sudden, Yang Kuanliu made a living by collecting recyclables and was too poor to afford his sons' eye surgery. Fortunately, Tzu Chi volunteers reached out to them in time…

LOVE BEYOND BOUNDARIES

Rebuilding Homes After the Flooding

In the wake of the devastating floods in eastern China in 1991, Tzu Chi helped build permanent homes for 3,107 families as well as schools and nursing homes.

Rebuilding Homes After the Flooding

In the wake of the devastating floods in eastern China in 1991, Tzu Chi helped build permanent homes for 3,107 families as well as schools and nursing homes.

TZU CHI IN RETROSPECT

Spirituality

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Great Dharma Masters in History

Great Dharma Masters in History

Dharma Master Hong Yi

One of the pioneers to introduce western art to China, Li Shutong achieved prominence as a painter, musician, lyricist, dramatist, calligrapher and poet. What inspired him to give up such a life of great talent and became Dharma Master Hong Yi in his late 30s?

Dharma Master Kukai

Dharma Master Kukai was a renowned Buddhist monk in Japan. At 30, he traveled to China to learn from Master Hui Guo. After returning to Japan, he not only founded the Shingon School of Buddhism, but also made great contributions to Japanese art and literature.

Dharma Master Kumarajiva

Kumarajiva renounced the lay life along with his mother at 7. Young as he was, he'd committed several sutras to memory. After being ordained at 20, his fame reached China. This later led to his being imprisoned for 18 years.

Featured Video

Featured Video

Tzu Chi 2021 Year in Review

In 2021, the Covid-19 pandemic had not lost its grip on humanity, with those who live in poverty to begin with being worst hit. On top of that, severe disasters brought about by extreme climate conditions, widening wealth inequality, and rising worldwide inflation had affected us all around the world. Despite all the challenges, Tzu Chi volunteers had not slowed down its effort to relieve suffering and bring peace to people's minds. Watch the video to learn more about their work over the past year!

Silent Mentors (Part II)

In life, no one can escape illness. When we fall ill, it will be a blessing if we can come across a good and caring doctor. To help nurture such humane doctors, body donors selflessly gave their bodies for medical education after their passing. At Taiwan's Tzu Chi University, they are respectfully referred to as "silent mentors."

Ten Years After Morakot

After Typhoon Morakot devastated southern Taiwan in 2009, Tzu Chi built over 1,300 permanent houses for Morakot survivors from the mountains. How have they been adapting to their new lives in the lowland?

20 Years After 921

On September 21, 1999, Taiwan was hit by a 7.3-magnitude earthquake that claimed 2,415 lives and displaced over 100,000 people. Watch and read our reports about the tragic event that is still vividly remembered even today.

Our Impact

Our Impact

Li Jia-lin had drug addiction for two decades. One evening, while watching a Da Ai Drama on TV, he broke down and decided to reform himself…
Just as the story on Da Ai TV changed Lin Yu-zheng's life, he hoped his story can reach out to others in need too…
Shi Shu-zhen had attempted suicide several times because of her long-term illness. One day, she heard Dharma Master Cheng Yen's teachings on DAAI TV Indonesia…
While serving time in prison, Zhang Wen-ru happened to listen to a Da Ai Radio program that brought a ray of hope to his life…
Having become a successful entrepreneur, Zhao Zheng-xiong suddenly felt aimless in life, until he chanced upon a drama series on Da Ai TV...
Zhao Ziliang suffered from depression and even had suicidal thoughts, until one day, a soft, pleasant voice from Da Ai e-Radio reached his ears…
In 2011, Li De-fu from Singapore chanced upon Da Ai TV channel during his trip to Taiwan. Since then, his life has never been the same again...
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
A SARS survivor who had lost her husband to the disease, Leung Shuk-ming had reached a low point in life until she came across Da Ai TV one day…
Drinking, smoking, and chewing betel nuts. These were Zheng Long-shan's daily routines until he had oral cancer and saw a Da Ai drama on TV…
Unable to find a job, Chen Yunyan became obsessed with buying lottery tickets, until a Da Ai drama struck a chord with her…
On the brink of collapse from taking care of ill family members, Wong Chiu Siang has found relief in life by watching Da Ai TV…
Handaya Widjaja was an ill-tempered gambler, until a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia gave him a wake-up call…
Influenced by Da Ai TV, Lim Boon Kaw, originally a fish vendor in Malaysia, decided to give up his business for good…
Touched by a drama series he saw on Da Ai TV while on a business trip to Taiwan, Wu Rong-yao from Singapore found his true calling in life…
Once full of complaints about her life, Lan Xiu-ci found a turning point after watching a drama series on Da Ai TV…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV, Toh Joo Beng was determined to quit his decades-old habit of gambling once and for all…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV together, Siow Lee Kien and her mother-in-law began to mend their relationship…
When Lu Bi-e started tuning in to Da Ai Radio regularly, the atmosphere at home also began to change gradually…
Lee Chin Cheng was crazy about fishing, but the teachings from Dharma Master Cheng Yen on Da Ai TV were like a wake-up call to him…
Deeply moved by a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia, Johny decided to quit gambling for good…
In her eighties, Wang Jinhua has found her calling in life while watching Da Ai TV…
Lee Yit Meng loved to watch Da Ai TV during his dialysis treatments. Over time, his volatile temper began to change slowly but surely…
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Li Jia-lin had drug addiction for two decades. One evening, while watching a Da Ai Drama on TV, he broke down and decided to reform himself…
Just as the story on Da Ai TV changed Lin Yu-zheng's life, he hoped his story can reach out to others in need too…
Shi Shu-zhen had attempted suicide several times because of her long-term illness. One day, she heard Dharma Master Cheng Yen's teachings on DAAI TV Indonesia…
While serving time in prison, Zhang Wen-ru happened to listen to a Da Ai Radio program that brought a ray of hope to his life…
Having become a successful entrepreneur, Zhao Zheng-xiong suddenly felt aimless in life, until he chanced upon a drama series on Da Ai TV...
Zhao Ziliang suffered from depression and even had suicidal thoughts, until one day, a soft, pleasant voice from Da Ai e-Radio reached his ears…
In 2011, Li De-fu from Singapore chanced upon Da Ai TV channel during his trip to Taiwan. Since then, his life has never been the same again...
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
A SARS survivor who had lost her husband to the disease, Leung Shuk-ming had reached a low point in life until she came across Da Ai TV one day…
Drinking, smoking, and chewing betel nuts. These were Zheng Long-shan's daily routines until he had oral cancer and saw a Da Ai drama on TV…
Unable to find a job, Chen Yunyan became obsessed with buying lottery tickets, until a Da Ai drama struck a chord with her…
On the brink of collapse from taking care of ill family members, Wong Chiu Siang has found relief in life by watching Da Ai TV…
Handaya Widjaja was an ill-tempered gambler, until a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia gave him a wake-up call…
Influenced by Da Ai TV, Lim Boon Kaw, originally a fish vendor in Malaysia, decided to give up his business for good…
Touched by a drama series he saw on Da Ai TV while on a business trip to Taiwan, Wu Rong-yao from Singapore found his true calling in life…
Once full of complaints about her life, Lan Xiu-ci found a turning point after watching a drama series on Da Ai TV…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV, Toh Joo Beng was determined to quit his decades-old habit of gambling once and for all…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV together, Siow Lee Kien and her mother-in-law began to mend their relationship…
When Lu Bi-e started tuning in to Da Ai Radio regularly, the atmosphere at home also began to change gradually…
Lee Chin Cheng was crazy about fishing, but the teachings from Dharma Master Cheng Yen on Da Ai TV were like a wake-up call to him…
Deeply moved by a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia, Johny decided to quit gambling for good…
In her eighties, Wang Jinhua has found her calling in life while watching Da Ai TV…
Lee Yit Meng loved to watch Da Ai TV during his dialysis treatments. Over time, his volatile temper began to change slowly but surely…
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Many people have been inspired by our media and changed their lives for the better.

Read their stories to learn more about their journey of transformation.

Many people have been inspired by our media and changed their lives for the better.

Read their stories to learn more about their journey of transformation.

Li Jia-lin had drug addiction for two decades. One evening, while watching a Da Ai Drama on TV, he broke down and decided to reform himself…
Just as the story on Da Ai TV changed Lin Yu-zheng's life, he hoped his story can reach out to others in need too…
Shi Shu-zhen had attempted suicide several times because of her long-term illness. One day, she heard Dharma Master Cheng Yen's teachings on DAAI TV Indonesia…
While serving time in prison, Zhang Wen-ru happened to listen to a Da Ai Radio program that brought a ray of hope to his life…
Having become a successful entrepreneur, Zhao Zheng-xiong suddenly felt aimless in life, until he chanced upon a drama series on Da Ai TV...
Zhao Ziliang suffered from depression and even had suicidal thoughts, until one day, a soft, pleasant voice from Da Ai e-Radio reached his ears…
In 2011, Li De-fu from Singapore chanced upon Da Ai TV channel during his trip to Taiwan. Since then, his life has never been the same again...
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
A SARS survivor who had lost her husband to the disease, Leung Shuk-ming had reached a low point in life until she came across Da Ai TV one day…
Drinking, smoking, and chewing betel nuts. These were Zheng Long-shan's daily routines until he had oral cancer and saw a Da Ai drama on TV…
Unable to find a job, Chen Yunyan became obsessed with buying lottery tickets, until a Da Ai drama struck a chord with her…
On the brink of collapse from taking care of ill family members, Wong Chiu Siang has found relief in life by watching Da Ai TV…
Handaya Widjaja was an ill-tempered gambler, until a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia gave him a wake-up call…
Influenced by Da Ai TV, Lim Boon Kaw, originally a fish vendor in Malaysia, decided to give up his business for good…
Touched by a drama series he saw on Da Ai TV while on a business trip to Taiwan, Wu Rong-yao from Singapore found his true calling in life…
Once full of complaints about her life, Lan Xiu-ci found a turning point after watching a drama series on Da Ai TV…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV, Toh Joo Beng was determined to quit his decades-old habit of gambling once and for all…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV together, Siow Lee Kien and her mother-in-law began to mend their relationship…
When Lu Bi-e started tuning in to Da Ai Radio regularly, the atmosphere at home also began to change gradually…
Lee Chin Cheng was crazy about fishing, but the teachings from Dharma Master Cheng Yen on Da Ai TV were like a wake-up call to him…
Deeply moved by a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia, Johny decided to quit gambling for good…
In her eighties, Wang Jinhua has found her calling in life while watching Da Ai TV…
Lee Yit Meng loved to watch Da Ai TV during his dialysis treatments. Over time, his volatile temper began to change slowly but surely…
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Li Jia-lin had drug addiction for two decades. One evening, while watching a Da Ai Drama on TV, he broke down and decided to reform himself…
Just as the story on Da Ai TV changed Lin Yu-zheng's life, he hoped his story can reach out to others in need too…
Shi Shu-zhen had attempted suicide several times because of her long-term illness. One day, she heard Dharma Master Cheng Yen's teachings on DAAI TV Indonesia…
While serving time in prison, Zhang Wen-ru happened to listen to a Da Ai Radio program that brought a ray of hope to his life…
Having become a successful entrepreneur, Zhao Zheng-xiong suddenly felt aimless in life, until he chanced upon a drama series on Da Ai TV...
Zhao Ziliang suffered from depression and even had suicidal thoughts, until one day, a soft, pleasant voice from Da Ai e-Radio reached his ears…
In 2011, Li De-fu from Singapore chanced upon Da Ai TV channel during his trip to Taiwan. Since then, his life has never been the same again...
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
A SARS survivor who had lost her husband to the disease, Leung Shuk-ming had reached a low point in life until she came across Da Ai TV one day…
Drinking, smoking, and chewing betel nuts. These were Zheng Long-shan's daily routines until he had oral cancer and saw a Da Ai drama on TV…
Unable to find a job, Chen Yunyan became obsessed with buying lottery tickets, until a Da Ai drama struck a chord with her…
On the brink of collapse from taking care of ill family members, Wong Chiu Siang has found relief in life by watching Da Ai TV…
Handaya Widjaja was an ill-tempered gambler, until a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia gave him a wake-up call…
Influenced by Da Ai TV, Lim Boon Kaw, originally a fish vendor in Malaysia, decided to give up his business for good…
Touched by a drama series he saw on Da Ai TV while on a business trip to Taiwan, Wu Rong-yao from Singapore found his true calling in life…
Once full of complaints about her life, Lan Xiu-ci found a turning point after watching a drama series on Da Ai TV…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV, Toh Joo Beng was determined to quit his decades-old habit of gambling once and for all…
After watching a drama series on Da Ai TV together, Siow Lee Kien and her mother-in-law began to mend their relationship…
When Lu Bi-e started tuning in to Da Ai Radio regularly, the atmosphere at home also began to change gradually…
Lee Chin Cheng was crazy about fishing, but the teachings from Dharma Master Cheng Yen on Da Ai TV were like a wake-up call to him…
Deeply moved by a drama series on DAAI TV Indonesia, Johny decided to quit gambling for good…
In her eighties, Wang Jinhua has found her calling in life while watching Da Ai TV…
Lee Yit Meng loved to watch Da Ai TV during his dialysis treatments. Over time, his volatile temper began to change slowly but surely…
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A Glimpse into the Missions and Spirit of Tzu Chi

Tzu Chi Q&A

A Glimpse into the Missions and Spirit of Tzu Chi

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