My Grandparents

My Grandparents is a documentary series where the younger generation shares the captivating stories, wisdom and experiences of their beloved grandparents. From heartfelt conversations to lively interactions, this program is a beautiful tribute to the unique bond that transcends time.

Thus I Do

Thus I Do invites you to explore diverse and extraordinary life stories, showcasing the power of resilience, determination, and the pursuit of purpose. From journeys of redemption to displays of unwavering strength, each episode delves into the lives of individuals who have defied expectations, overcome personal challenges, or discovered profound transformation along their paths.

Benevolence and Wisdom

True wisdom comes from within. Dharma Master Cheng Yen, founder of Tzu Chi Foundation, often says that wisdom lies in doing what is right and needs to be done. On Benevolence and Wisdom, highly respected and influential members of society are invited to share their perspectives on issues facing humanity today. Through their wisdom, we can gain valuable insights that help us cultivate our own wisdom and make positive contributions to the world.

Dream Stage

What limits the physically and mentally challenged are not their personal conditions, but the lack of opportunities for them to demonstrate what they are able to do. By bringing them into the limelight, Dream Stage gives those with physical and mental disabilities a platform not only to show their talents and share their life stories, but also to inspire others by their examples.

Dreamers in Action

Dreamers in Action features people following their dreams to make a difference in the world through their work. In each episode, the dreamers share their journey of how they have found their calling in life, the hardships and challenges they have encountered and overcome, and the passion that makes them unstoppable on their path to lift people's lives, reduce harm to the environment, and turn the world into a better place.

Unsung Heroes

As we go through our daily routines, such as taking a commuter train, riding in an elevator, or turning on a light or a faucet, does it ever occur to us who is working behind the scenes to make possible all these conveniences we enjoy every day but all too often take for granted?

Unsung Heroes introduces to the audience people from all walks of life whose work may seem insignificant yet are crucial to our everyday life.

Guardians of the Land

Day and night, rain or shine, Tzu Chi's recycling volunteers can be seen collecting recyclables from garbage along the streets or sorting recyclables at Tzu Chi's recycling stations. What they do not only helps to protect the environment, but the proceeds from selling recyclables are also used to support the operation of Da Ai TV.

Watch Guardians of the Land and learn what it is that motivates this group of volunteers to do recycling work with unwavering dedication and even regard it as their mission in life.

My Grandparents

My Grandparents is a documentary series where the younger generation shares the captivating stories, wisdom and experiences of their beloved grandparents. From heartfelt conversations to lively interactions, this program is a beautiful tribute to the unique bond that transcends time.

Thus I Do

Thus I Do invites you to explore diverse and extraordinary life stories, showcasing the power of resilience, determination, and the pursuit of purpose. From journeys of redemption to displays of unwavering strength, each episode delves into the lives of individuals who have defied expectations, overcome personal challenges, or discovered profound transformation along their paths.

Benevolence and Wisdom

True wisdom comes from within. Dharma Master Cheng Yen, founder of Tzu Chi Foundation, often says that wisdom lies in doing what is right and needs to be done. On Benevolence and Wisdom, highly respected and influential members of society are invited to share their perspectives on issues facing humanity today. Through their wisdom, we can gain valuable insights that help us cultivate our own wisdom and make positive contributions to the world.

Dream Stage

What limits the physically and mentally challenged are not their personal conditions, but the lack of opportunities for them to demonstrate what they are able to do. By bringing them into the limelight, Dream Stage gives those with physical and mental disabilities a platform not only to show their talents and share their life stories, but also to inspire others by their examples.

Dreamers in Action

Dreamers in Action features people following their dreams to make a difference in the world through their work. In each episode, the dreamers share their journey of how they have found their calling in life, the hardships and challenges they have encountered and overcome, and the passion that makes them unstoppable on their path to lift people's lives, reduce harm to the environment, and turn the world into a better place.

Guardians of the Land

Day and night, rain or shine, Tzu Chi's recycling volunteers can be seen collecting recyclables from garbage along the streets or sorting recyclables at Tzu Chi's recycling stations. What they do not only helps to protect the environment, but the proceeds from selling recyclables are also used to support the operation of Da Ai TV.

Watch Guardians of the Land and learn what it is that motivates this group of volunteers to do recycling work with unwavering dedication and even regard it as their mission in life.

Unsung Heroes

As we go through our daily routines, such as taking a commuter train, riding in an elevator, or turning on a light or a faucet, does it ever occur to us who is working behind the scenes to make possible all these conveniences we enjoy every day but all too often take for granted?

Unsung Heroes introduces to the audience people from all walks of life whose work may seem insignificant yet are crucial to our everyday life.

My Grandparents

Thus I Do

Benevolence and Wisdom

Dream Stage

Weaving A New Life

Despite contracting polio in childhood and enduring a failed marriage and battling cancer later in life, Weng Lin-zhu has learned to appreciate what she has in life and even found solace in the art of weaving…

Stringing Hope Together

Although her right leg deteriorates over time following a Parkinson's diagnosis, single mother Zhou Su-ling refuses to bow to fate and perseveres both in her job and her beadwork.

A Beacon in the Darkness

Having received much support for his visual impairment, Zheng Xin-sheng set up an association to give back. Apart from reaching out to the needy, he also helps transform tribal children's lives through music and drawing.

Emanating Light from Darkness

Inspired by his teacher, Zhang Ming-xiong delved into the world of erhu despite facing visual challenges. Now, as an erhu teacher, he also self-funds concerts to showcase his students' skills and pass on the culture of erhu.

Light in the Darkness

After finding out that he was going blind, Joey Zhu from China learned to adjust his mindset using his expertise in psychology. Now, pursuing further studies in Taiwan, he hopes to use what he's learned to help more people in need.

A Glimmer of Light

Faced with deteriorated eyesight from a congenital eye disorder, Jean Tang resorted to work and travel to escape the impending darkness. It wasn't until she came across Orbis Taiwan and aromatherapy that she found her purpose in life…

The Inline Skating Champion

Having suffered meningitis during infancy, Zhang Yi-wen encountered many challenges throughout her school years. Despite that, she always held her father's encouragement dear and even discovered her passion for inline skating…

The Tunes of My Life

Singer Zhang Zhen-hua lost his vision at 17 when struck on the head by a falling transformer box at work. Yet, his father's words during his recovery continue to inspire him in facing life's challenges…

Dreamers in Action

Guardians of the Land

My Precious Daughter

Even in his 70s, Li Xin-chuan takes his 44-year-old daughter to do recycling, rain or shine. Why are they so diligent?

Tzu Chi and Me

Grandma Huang Yuan-sui is very frugal and leads a simple life. She doesn't think she can make any contribution to Tzu Chi, except doing recycling every day and volunteering with Tzu Chi when needed.

A Mother for All

For the sake of her children, Song Lin Xiu-ying didn't retire until her seventies. But after retirement, to her surprise, she found many more "children" at a recycling station…

A Harbor of Happiness

Wang Yue-xia's husband drank and cheated on her, leading to her unhappy marriage, but gradually, she realized that one's happiness is in one's own hands. Now, decades have passed. Has she eventually found happiness?

The Sweet Burden

Once a young lady unfamiliar with house chores, Su Zhou Fang-mei became a caring and devoted mother after marriage. Now that her children have all grown up, she can finally pursue something she truly enjoys. What is it?

Wen-zhi's Worries

Over a decade ago, Wu Wen-zhi moved from Kinmen to Taipei to reunite with her children and care for her grandkids. How has she adapted to life in the bustling city while looking after her family?

Blooming Amidst Adversity

Having toiled away hauling vegetables at a market for over 20 years to support her four children, Huang Li Mu-dan always felt that her life was very hard, but she's gradually come to terms with it. What caused her to change her mindset?

My Husband's Love

Every day, He Nuan's husband makes four round trips, giving her a ride to and from the recycling station so she can arrive on time for her recycling work. What motivates her husband to undertake this daily routine?

Unsung Heroes

New Heart Theater Group
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The Home Bathing Caretakers
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The Mental Health Occupational Therapist
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The Independent Wind Turbine Developer
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The Solar Energy Advocate
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Son of the Sun God
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The Anti-drug Advocate
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Senior Broadway Show
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New Heart Theater Group
New Heart Theater Group
To help children with special needs discover their potential and build confidence, Miki Wang, a disciple under the famous acrobat Lee Tang-hua, has been teaching them acrobatics and even set up a theater group for them.
The Home Bathing Caretakers
The Home Bathing Caretakers
Recognizing the challenges faced by immobile seniors or those with disabilities in taking a shower, a Catholic charity group has initiated a mobile home bathing service to provide comforting hot baths.
The Mental Health Occupational Therapist
The Mental Health Occupational Therapist
Through various programs and courses, occupational therapist Kang Jun-liang has been helping those with mental disorders so they can reintegrate into society, regain their confidence, and find their purpose in life.
The Independent Wind Turbine Developer
The Independent Wind Turbine Developer
Li Yong-zong, a self-taught mechanic, strives to independently develop wind turbines. Despite facing numerous setbacks, he persisted, drawing strength from his mother's encouragement, and has finally made some progress.
The Solar Energy Advocate
The Solar Energy Advocate
To address energy shortages, Wei Ren-jheng has not only established a social enterprise to promote community-based power initiatives, but has been offering courses to share his experiences with sustainable practices.
Son of the Sun God
Son of the Sun God
To build a better future for his people, Wkolringa Larobeciak from Taromak, an indigenous tribe in Taidong, has dedicated himself to promoting green energy and establishing a community solar power company in his village.
The Anti-drug Advocate
The Anti-drug Advocate
Having struggled with drug addiction for almost 20 years and spent much of his youth behind bars, Gao Zhao-liang has started anew. Now, he travels from campus to campus, using his story to urge young people to stay away from drugs.
Senior Broadway Show
Senior Broadway Show
Since 2012, Hondao Senior Citizen's Welfare Foundation has been organizing an annual musical production as part of its preventive care efforts, providing a stage for seniors to perform and fulfill their dreams.
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New Heart Theater Group

To help children with special needs discover their potential and build confidence, Miki Wang, a disciple under the famous acrobat Lee Tang-hua, has been teaching them acrobatics and even set up a theater group for them.

The Home Bathing Caretakers
Recognizing the challenges faced by immobile seniors or those with disabilities in taking a shower, a Catholic charity group has initiated a mobile home bathing service to provide comforting hot baths.
The Mental Health Occupational Therapist
Through various programs and courses, occupational therapist Kang Jun-liang has been helping those with mental disorders so they can reintegrate into society, regain their confidence, and find their purpose in life.
The Independent Wind Turbine Developer
Li Yong-zong, a self-taught mechanic, strives to independently develop wind turbines. Despite facing numerous setbacks, he persisted, drawing strength from his mother's encouragement, and has finally made some progress.

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