Sustainable Fashion (Part 1)

Story Wear, a zero waste clothing brand, designed a series of fashion pieces inspired by the works of aerial photographer Chi Po-lin to raise environmental awareness. raise environmental awareness raise envir….
DA AI JOURNAL

Sustainable Fashion (Part 1)

Story Wear, a zero waste clothing brand, designed a series of fashion pieces inspired by the works of aerial photographer Chi Po-lin to raise environmental awareness.
DA AI JOURNAL

Faith for Animals (Part 2)

Capturing stray dogs for spaying is the key to the success of high-intensity TNR (trap, neuter, return), but it is also the hard part. To the volunteers of Faith of Animals, each entrapment is a new challenge… Capturing stray dogs
DREAMERS IN ACTION

Faith for Animals (Part 2)

Capturing stray dogs for spaying is the key to the success of high-intensity TNR (trap, neuter, return), but it is also the hard part. To the volunteers of Faith of Animals, each entrapment is a new challenge…
DREAMERS IN ACTION

Timber Mafia

In the last 20 years, massive deforestation has taken hold in Europe, where illegal logging is often done by international mafia associations, large corporations operating in the timber sector, and with the complicity of governments.
RHYTHMS MONTHLY

Timber Mafia

In the last 20 years, massive deforestation has taken hold in Europe, where illegal logging is often done by international mafia associations, large corporations operating in the timber sector, and with the complicity of governments.
RHYTHMS MONTHLY

Health

Health

 
 
 
 

Folate

Folate is important for cell growth and red blood cell production. When we don't get enough folate, complications can occur. How can we acquire folate from our diet?
ALL ABOUT HEALTH

MyDesy Café (Part 1)

Out of his love for coffee and veganism, Kevin Yen set up a vegan coffee shop, MyDesy Café, where people can relax and learn more about veganism.
HEALTHY LIVING

Hypertension (Part 2)

In addition to taking medication, what can people with hypertension do to lower their blood pressure?
HEALTH TIPS

Chenpi

Chenpi is sun-dried citrus peel and a traditional Chinese herbal medicine. What are its health benefits? How can we make chenpi at home?
CHINESE MEDICINE CLINIC

Go Vegetarian

Go Vegetarian

Environmental Protection

Environmental Protection

As recycling companies only accept properly sorted recyclables so they don't need to pay more for sorting, Tzu Chi volunteers work mindfully to make sure their recyclables are clean and correctly categorized.
ENVIRONMENT
If we could start all over again, what would you do differently to help protect the Earth? If we could start all over again, what would you do differently to help protect the Earth? If we could start all over again, what
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

Master Class

Master Class

It's More Than Just Reading
Not a Luxury

Can reading a lot of books enhance children's reading literacy? NTU Professor Benson Yeh reminds us that it's also important for children to construct, extend and reflect on the meaning of what they have read.

It's More Than Just Reading

Can reading a lot of books enhance children's reading literacy? NTU Professor Benson Yeh reminds us that it's also important for children to construct, extend and reflect on the meaning of what they have read.

Does a Perfect Career Choice Exist?
(Part 1)

When it comes to making career choices, counselor Chen Chih-heng notices that many young people often struggle to make a "perfect" decision.

Does a Perfect Career Choice Exist? (Part 1)

When it comes to making career choices, counselor Chen Chih-heng notices that many young people often struggle to make a "perfect" decision.

A Tip to Foster Parent-child
Relationship

Fully aware of how a parent-child relationship is deeply affected by one's family of origin, parenting expert Henry Lo shares one thing he does with his son before bed every day.

People

People

Library Volunteers for the Blind
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Aspiring for Greatness
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A Life Reborn
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DFC Taiwan (Part 2)
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Library Volunteers for the Blind
Library Volunteers for the Blind
At a public library in Taipei, a group of volunteers have been helping to record audiobooks, provide newspaper reading service, and make Braille books, serving 30,000 visually impaired people each year.
UNSUNG HEROES
Aspiring for Greatness
Aspiring for Greatness
Despite being abnormally short due to achondroplasia, Chen Yi-ying has never be stopped from pursuing greatness. Now, he is not only an outstanding IT engineer, but also an excellent para badminton player.
DREAM STAGE
A Life Reborn
A Life Reborn
Pan Chen Mei-zhi had a stroke years ago and needed help for even eating and bathing, which deeply frustrated her. But now she can do farm work, serve as a recycling volunteer and even ride a bike. How did she do it?
GUARDIANS OF THE LAND
DFC Taiwan (Part 2)
DFC Taiwan (Part 2)
Through workshops, DFC Taiwan guides teachers to use a four-step process – Feel, Imagine, Do and Share (FIDS) – to empower children to make positive changes and cultivate an I Can mindset.
DREAMERS IN ACTION
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Library Volunteers for the Blind

At a public library in Taipei, a group of volunteers have been helping to record audiobooks, provide newspaper reading service, and make Braille books, serving 30,000 visually impaired people each year.
UNSUNG HEROES

Aspiring for Greatness

Despite being abnormally short due to achondroplasia, Chen Yi-ying has never be stopped from pursuing greatness. Now, he is not only an outstanding IT engineer, but also an excellent para badminton player.
DREAM STAGE

A Life Reborn

Pan Chen Mei-zhi had a stroke years ago and needed help for even eating and bathing, which deeply frustrated her. But now she can do farm work, serve as a recycling volunteer and even ride a bike. How did she do it?
GUARDIANS OF THE LAND

DFC Taiwan (Part 2)

Through workshops, DFC Taiwan guides teachers to use a four-step process – Feel, Imagine, Do and Share (FIDS) – to empower children to make positive changes and cultivate an I Can mindset.
DREAMERS IN ACTION

Love in Action

Love in Action

Reminders for Flood Relief

After northern Taiwan was hit by severe flooding in October 1998, Tzu Chi volunteers immediately mobilized to provide aid. What reminders did Dharma Master Cheng Yen give to the volunteers?

Reminders for Flood Relief

After northern Taiwan was hit by severe flooding in October 1998, Tzu Chi volunteers immediately mobilized to provide aid. What reminders did Dharma Master Cheng Yen give to the volunteers?

TZU CHI IN RETROSPECT

Home Sweet Home

To people who are mentally or physically challenged, Tzu Chi's recycling station in Kunshan of Jiangsu, China feels just like home, thanks to the unconditional love of the volunteers there.

Home Sweet Home

To people who are mentally or physically challenged, Tzu Chi's recycling station in Kunshan of Jiangsu, China feels just like home, thanks to the unconditional love of the volunteers there.

LOVE BEYOND BOUNDARIES

Time to Pay Love Forward

Brought up by their grandmother, Lin Hong-wen and his brothers had been receiving support from Tzu Chi since kindergarten. Having graduated from college now, Lin said it's time for him to give back…

Spirituality

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Great Dharma Masters in History

Great Dharma Masters in History

Dharma Master Lianchi Zhuhong

Born to a prestigious family in Hangzhou, China, Dharma Master Lianchi Zhuhong became a monk at 31 after awakening to life's impermanence as a result of the demise of his family members. He was also known as the 8th Patriarch of the Pure Land School.

Dharma Master Bodhidharma

The third son of an Indian king, Dharma Master Bodhidharma travelled to China and became the founder of Chan Buddhism. Often depicted as fully-bearded and wide-eyed, Bodhidharma had many legendary accounts of his life…

Dharma Master An Shigao

A prince of the Parthian Empire, An Shigao renounced his royal throne to walk the spiritual path and become a Buddhist monk. He was the first person to translate Buddhist texts into Chinese and introduce the Buddha's teachings to China.

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

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…
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…
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
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...
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…
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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…
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…
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
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...
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…
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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.

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…
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…
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
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...
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…
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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…
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…
In 1999, Chen Su-fen played a role in Da Ai Drama. Since then, her life has never been the same again...
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...
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…
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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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