The Unknown Planet

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

China's Monasteries

In Chinese literature the theme of “master, meditating in the hidden cavern in the mountains” is very traditional. However, many people think of it as of poetic symbolism, though it is not – those caverns and the masters really exist.

Films / Saturday, 19 September 2009

Bali: the Island of Fire Spirits

The exotic cultures of South East Asia attract people from all over the world. Today you will visit Bali, Indonesia. You will witness how the crazy “Kichak” is danced and witness the ritual of cutting teeth.

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

The Universe of Goa's Gods

During the past centuries many Europeans came to India to reveal its secrets to the outer world. Some came to see the beautiful nature, others — to get rich due to low prices on silk and gems. Some came to inherit the natural superpowers of a man.