West Coast Tagore Festival 2017
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West Coast Tagore Festival 2017

The West Coast Tagore Festival is an annual event in its fourth year. The Festival, held at the Richmond Cultural Center with generous support from the City of Richmond, brings creative works, philosophy, visions and ideals of Nobel-laureate poet and world cultural icon Rabindranath Tagore to culturally and ethnically diverse communities. Multicultural artists of different … Continue reading

CANADA 150: CANADA GOES PACIFIC
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CANADA 150: CANADA GOES PACIFIC

  On the occasion of Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, Le Centre culturel francophone de Vancouver is preparing a unique and avant-garde initiative entitled: Canada 150: Canada Goes Pacific. On July 21st, 22nd and 23rd, some forty artists working in different disciplines will gather around the various venues of Vancouver’s Granville Island, including the outdoor and … Continue reading

Ottawa’s Jeff Fuchs and his obsession with China’s tea culture in THE TEA EXPLORER feature-length documentary on CBC Doc. Channel, Sunday, July 23
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Ottawa’s Jeff Fuchs and his obsession with China’s tea culture in THE TEA EXPLORER feature-length documentary on CBC Doc. Channel, Sunday, July 23

Jeff Fuchs’ tea obsession was sparked when a casual date in Taiwan took him to an all night Chinese tea ceremony. He watched the sun come up, buzzing from all the liquid he had imbibed. “I thought what the hell is in this to create an alchemy of tremendous clarity, high beyond-words feeling, a social … Continue reading