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Zheng Dasheng – Chinese Movie Day


zheng_dashengOn 4 May 2019 (Saturday) at 6 p.m. Zheng Dasheng Chinese film director’s movie entitled „Bangzi Melody” (1 hour 40 minutes) will be screened at the Délvidék House in Szeged.


Film and theatre director Zheng Dasheng’ movie entitled „Bangzi Melody” (1 hour 40 minutes) will be screened in Chinese with Hungarian subtitle at Délvidék Ház in Szeged. Even Mr. Zheng will be attending the movie night after which he will be in the panel for discussion with the audience. The event is organized by SZTE Confucius Institute.


Time: 4 May 2019 (Saturday) 6 p.m.

Venue: Délvidék House Herczeg Ferenc Hall (Szeged, Közép fasor 13.)


Entrance is free, but upon registration: konfuciusz@rekt.szte.hu



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Chinese Lantern Festival at SZTE Confucius Institute


On the occasion of Chinese Lantern Festival, on 2 March 2018 (Friday), 2 p.m., SZTE Confucius Institute organizes an exciting new year’s program.


The opening ceremony is delivered by the performance of primary school students of SZTE Confucius Institute, after which the guest will be able to learn the techniques of Chinese knots, learn popular Chinese songs, make their own lanterns, play with shuttlecock as well as writing different kind of Chinese characters.

Time: 2 March 2018 (Friday) 2 p.m.


Venue: Rectopr’s Office – Atrium (Szeged, Dugonics square 13.)

We welcome everyone to our event!




PandaPanda Day at Szeged Zoo!

 

On 28 May 2017 (Sunday) on the occasion of Children’s Day the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged organizes Panda Day starting from 10 a.m. at Szeged Zoo.


As in previous years, our team welcomes every children and parents to take part in such activities as panda mask painting, coloring, playing puzzle, Chinese knots and brain-teaser quiz at the Giraffe House of Szeged. Several presents and gifts are prepared to be taken away by adventurous guests.


We welcome everyone to participate at our activity!



wokChopstick and bamboo shoot, or a tour into the real world of Chinese food

On 30th March 2017, we warmly welcome kids and adults into the WOK n’ GO Restaurant in Szeged, where SZTE Confucius Institute organizes an authentic Chinese food tasting.


You have to take a registration on the Institute’s facebook page from 10th March 2017.

The tickets prices are 1500 HuF/person. You can buy them at the restaurant.

Taste brave!


Venue: WOK n’ GO Restaurant (Szeged, Nagyáruház department store, Passage line)

Time: 30th March 2017, 5 p.m.




Horváth Janisz„Playing with strokes – Chinese calligraphy” course in 2017 again with calligraphy master Janisz Horváth!

Warmly welcome everyone who is interested in the art of Chinese calligraphy. Our course starts on the 23rd of February. The class is conducted on every second Thursday at 5 p.m.


Janisz Horváth studied calligraphy at the Academy of Arts in Hangzhou and teaches the beauty of Chinese characters in Hungarian during this practice-oriented course.


The course is free of charge, but you have to registrate on our e-mail address: konfuciusz@rekt.szte.hu or on phone: 62/544 712.


Venue: University of Szeged, Faculty of Arts, Classroom No. 203. (Szeged, Brüsszeli krt. 37.)

Time: 23 February, 9 March, 23 March, 13 April, 27 April, 11 May, 25 May




Ip_Man_kezdoOnce again Chinese Film Club with SZTE Confucius Institute!

 

On 28 February 2017, Tuesday, 5 p.m., the Confucius Institute at University of Szeged warmly invites everyone to the next Chinese Film Club where you can watch the famous Chinese martial arts film entitled Ip Man 2 at Room V. in Rector’s Office.

 

Ip Man 2

Chinese martial arts film

 

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room V.
(Dugonics sqr. 13.)

 

Time: 28 February 2017. (Tuesday) 5 p.m.



lampionunnepLantern festival with the Confucius Institute in Szeged


We would like to invite everyone to the Chinese New Year-Lantern festival in Szeged. This program will be on 9 February 2017 (Thursday) at the University of Szeged, Rector’s Office’s hall from 4.30 p.m. to 8 p.m.


On the occassion, our guest will be Janisz Horváth master calligrapher who tries to enchant the visitors with his beautiful drawings. However, our participants can learn more about the Chinese culture with handicrafts activities.


At the end of the evening, we will drawn gift coupons among the visitors.

We welcome everyone!



paintedFilm Club again with SZTE Confucius Institute!

 

Since bad weather draw near to us, we would like to warmly welcome everyone to our pleasant indoor activity that is Confucius Film Club which is to be held on 5 December 2016 (Monday) from 5 p.m.at Room V. at the Rector’s Office.

This time you could watch the film entitled “The Painted Veil”. The marriage of the middle-class doctor Walter Fane, and the upper-class, spoiled Kitty Garstin turns out to be a mistake. As Walter gets on a new post Kitty leaves behind her London life travels on to Shanghai where she feels in love to a vice consul. When Walter discovers his wife's infidelity, he seeks to punish her by threatening her to accompany him to a small village in a remote area of China. Their journey to this remote Chinese village and the horrors they undergo give reason and purpose to their lost believed relationship.

 

Venue: Room V., Rector’s Office

Time: 5 December 2016. (Monday) 5 p.m.

 

We warmly welcome everyone!





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Horváth Janisz „Game with lines – Chinese Calligraphy” lecture postponed!


New time: 8 December 2016 (Thursday) 5 p.m.


Venue: SZTE JGYPK Rajz- Művészettörténet Tanszék 203-as terme (Szeged, Brüsszeli krt. 37.).


We warmly welcome everyone!













show_usChinese Talent Show

Time: 16 December 2016 (Friday) 4 p.m.

Venue: Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged (Rector’s Office, Ground floor 13.)

 

Once again the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged organizes a Chinese Talent show for our students in December. This is an excellent opportunity to show your talent in a variety of Chinese genres like reciting a poem, singing Chinese hits, perform a fan dance or perform an ethnic Chinese dance.


Apply for the show today! Sign up at our Secretariat or send a message at: konfucius@rekt.szte.hu

Do not worry! Our teachers are more than happy to assist you to prepare for the show successfully! Do not miss this opportunity, be the next Hungarian star in China!




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Once again Chinese Film Club with SZTE Confucius Institute!


On 16 November 2016, Wednesday, 5 p.m., the Confucius Institute at University of Szeged warmly invites everyone to the next Chinese Film Club where you can watch the famous Chinese martial arts film entitled Ip Man at Room V. in Rector’s Office.









cultura-kina-sarkanyChinese cavalcade on the day of Confucius Institutes


Also in this year, we will celebrate the Day of Confucius Institutes on 24th September (Saturday). At this time, the Szent-Györgyi Albert Agóra will take place to the event.


The programme contains two parts. First of all, the visitor can meet with the Chinese culture with playful contest from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. In this period, we will commemorade from Confucius’ s birthday. From 6 p.m. the guests can see our gala programme, where we can look through into a martial arts demonstration, we can see traditional Chinese dance, however, we can hear Mongolian throat singing accompanied by horse-head violin. The guest of honor will be pianist Zheng Wanyang, who tries to make the evening more special.


We welcome everyone and immerse themselves in China’s colorful and diverse world.


Venue: Szent-Györgyi Albert Agóra

Time: 24th September (Saturday) 14.00-19.30




kalligrafiaIntroduction to Chinese calligraphy

This fall, who are interested in Confucius Intstitute programmes, can meet with Mr Janisz Horváth calligrapher and teacher at Moholy-Nagy University of Arts. He qualified himself at Chinese Academy of Arts, Hangzhou. However, he is a graphic master and typographer as well.

Mr Horváth held his lectures in Hungarian language. His first debut in Szeged, will on 20th September (Thuesday), at 5 p.m. in Rector’s Office, room 5.

At this time, our visitors will know more information about CI calligraphy course.
We welcome everyone.

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room 5.
Time: 20 September (Thuesday ) 5 p.m.




Mahjong Night comes again on 16 June at 4.30 p.m. at SZTE Confucius Institute!

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Due to the great success, SZTE Confucius Institute invites everyone again to join the exciting Mahjong games on 16 June at 4.30 p.m. The venue of the event is the SZTE Confucius Institute’s classroom in the Rector’s Office. The guests can learn more and more with the help of professional and experienced players. Of course not only those are invited who are already familiar with the game, but also those who will do the first steps towards playing the game.

 

Venue: Rector’s Office, SZTE CI Classroom

Time:16 June 2016 (Thursday) 4.30 p.m.

 

We welcome everyone to join!



mahjongkepMahjong Night comes again on 12 May at 6.00 p.m. at SZTE Confucius Institute!

 

This year the Mahjong Night comes again, which became quite popular in the previous year.

 

Venue: Rector’s Office, Left Atrium on the ground floor

Time:12 May 2016 (Thursday) 6.00 p.m.

 

We welcome everyone to join!



koerdo_kinaMovie Night on 11 May from 5 p.m. in SZTE Confucius Institute!

 

On 11 May 2016 (Wednesday), guests are kindly invited to join the newest movie night from 5 p.m. organized by SZTE Confucius Institute. This time a Hungarian-Chinese documentary’s first episode will be introduced.


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Movie Night on 29 March from 5 p.m. in SZTE Confucius Institute!

On 29 March 2016, guests are kindly invited to join the newest movie night from 5 p.m. organized by SZTE Confucius Institute. This time a Hungarian-Chinese film drama will be introduced.

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lanternTraditional Lantern festival in Szent - Györgyi Albert Agóra


We would like to invite everyone to the Chinese New Year-Lantern festival in Szeged. This program will be on 22 February 2016 at the Szent-Györgyi Albert Agóra from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Our invited guest will be the artists of the Chinese Art Center, who will impress the audience with their spectacular cultural show.


At the end of the program everyone will have the chance to try authentic Chinese cuisine as well.

We look forward to seeing you at our program!



mahjongkepMahjong Night comes again on 18 February at 4:30 p.m.!

This year the Mahjong Night comes again, which became quite popular in the previous year.


Due to the great success, SZTE Confucius Institute invites everyone again to join the exciting Mahjong games on 18 February at 4:30 p.m. The venue of the event is the Room V. of the Rector’s Office. The guests can learn more and more with the help of professional and experienced players. Of course not only those are invited who are already familiar with the game, but also those who will do the first steps towards playing the game.

 

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room V.

Time: 18 February 2016 (Thursday) 4.30 p.m.

 

We welcome everyone to join!


Konfuciusz FilmestMovie - Night with Confucius Institute of Szeged


On January 26, 2016 (Tuesday) at 5 p.m, in room. the Confucius Institute at University of Szeged will organize a movie night in Room 5 (Rector’s Office), where the visitors can see the famous Chinese movie, called Farewell My Concubine.

 

After the film, Dr. Ferwagner Péter Ákos, docent at University of Szeged Faculty of Arts and Mohr Richard, director of the Confucius Institute at University of Szeged will have a conversation about China and about the film’s era from 1949 to Cultural Revolution.

 

We welcome everybody!


mahjongkepMahjong Night comes again on 14 January at 4 p.m. at SZTE Confucius Institute classroom

 

Due to the great success, SZTE Confucius Institute invites everyone again to join the exciting Mahjong games on 14 January at 4 p.m. The venue of the event is the Confucius in the Rector’s Office. The guests can learn more and more with the help of professional and experienced players. Of course not only those are invited who are already familiar with the game, but also those who will do the first steps towards playing the game.

 

Venue: Rector’s Office, SZTE Confucius Institute classroom

Time: 14 January 2016 (Thursday) 4 p.m.

 

We welcome everyone to join!


Chinese Film Week in Belvárosi Cinema


Welcome all visitors on 7 November 2015, at 14.00 pm to the Belvárosi Cinema in Szeged, where Chinese Film Week will be opened by the Confucius Institute. We will waiting for illustrious guests to the opening ceremony as well.


Every day, you can see one Chinese film in historical, comedy or drama topics, to everybody will find their closer categories. The event starts with Wolf Totem on 7 November, 15.00 pm, after the opening ceremony.


The exact dates for screenings can be viewed on the website of Belvárosi Cinema.


We are waiting for you!


Link



foundingThe Founding of a Republic- Movie night


We will welcome all visitors on 6th October 2015 (Tuesday) at 17.00 pm to our Movie-night,which organized by the Confucius Institute of University of Szeged.


,,The Founding of a Republic” is a famous Chinese movie about the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. The movie was displayed in the cinemas in 2009. The proclamation of the People’s Republic of China was in 1949. 10. 01. During the movie night we would like to commemorate that event and the Chinese National Day as well. After the movie, the Hungarian director of the Confucius Institute Richárd Mohr and a docent from the University of Szeged Dr. Péter Ákos Ferwagner will talk about the founding of the People’s Republic of China.


Place: 6720 Szeged, Dugonics tér 13. Room V.

You will not miss pop corn.











Mahjong Night continues in 2015!


konfucuizszDue to the great success, SZTE Confucius Institute welcomes everyone to join our Mahjong course in 2015 as well!


Within the confines of a course, the participants can learn more and more tricks and tactics during the game in 2015. The course will be held each second week once with the guidance of Géza. :)


Planned Time in 2015:

  • 7 January
  • 21 January
  • 4 March
  • 18 March
  • 1 April
  • 14 April
  • 5 May
  • 19 May
  • 2 June
  • 16 June
  • 30 June
  • 14 July


Venue: Rector’s Office, Confucius Institute Classroom


The timetable is referential: SZTE Confucius Institute has the right to modify it – adjusted to the needs of students!

We welcome everyone to the course, and we hope that as many guest will show up at the event as last time did (if not more).

Let’s play mahjong! :)



Flash_kep_-_Kina_plakatFrom a Szegedien perspective – What does China mean for you?

5th May 2015 (Tuesday) 6 p.m. at Hungi Vígadó, the Culture Association of Szeged and SZTE Confucius Institute organize a lecture entitled “From a Szegedien perspective – What does China mean for you?”.


Everyone is welcomed to join the lecture, where everyone could get acquainted with:

  • The world and culture of China
  • Scholarships and trainee programs
  • What does China hold for Hungarian students


Our lecturers share their first hand experiences!

Send an e-mail to kulturegyesulet@gmail.com. Type CHINA and take part in our raffle draw.


Chinese Spring Festival at Agora


TavaszváróChinese New Year or Moon Year (Chinese: Chunjie, „Spring Festival”) is the biggest celebration for 1/4 of the world’s population. The time of the Spring festival – similarly to our Eastern – changes year by year. Thanks to the event organized by SZTE Confucius Institute guests can learn more about this holiday on Sunday afternoon in Szeged.


On the one hand Spring Festival is the beginning of spring and on the other hand is the beginning of a new year and for this reason it has two purposes. Firstly, it is a good reason for the family to gather together and give presents to each other and to extend their good wishes. Secondly, this is the time for saying farewell to the old year, get rid of its nuisances and also try to ensure good luck for the forthcoming new year as well. The Year of the Goat starts from the 19th of February. For this reason, the Confucius Institute of the University of Szeged organizes a Spring Festival on 15 February, Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. at the Szent-Györgyi Albert Agora.


At the event the guests can participate in a great variety of programs. The program includes lion dance, calligraphy exhibition and show, martial arts show and different kind of skillful games. Guest may also try traditional Chinese matrimonial dresses, they can try calligraphy as well by their own, they can learn some Chinese words, and also they can taste traditional Chinese foods as well. Moreover, the organizers try to introduce China by broadcasting short films about China.


On the event, a multimedia device will be given away as a present to the city of Szeged by SZTE Confucius Institute, and the device will be set in the Agora. The device will be given to Orbán Hedvig director of Agora and Szabó Sándor representative of the Hungarian Parliament by Dr. Ujhelyi István representative of the European Parliament, president of SZTE Confucius Institute and Dr. Cao Hang Chinese director of SZTE Confucius Institute.




teaház_konfuciuszConfucius Tea House again on 27 January from 5 p.m.!

 

The SZTE Confucius Institute welcomes everyone with an interesting program again on 27 January the Rector’s Office Assembly Hall at 5 p.m.

 

Together with the cooperation of Public Coffee House, Confucius Tea House was organized with a great success in December. The program series continues on 27 January at 5 p.m. at the Rector’s Office Assembly Hall. Special traditional Chinese teas are going to be served during the lecture the topic of which is “Chinese dream – where does China come and where does it go”. Our next guest is Kusai Sándor, former Beijing Ambassador of Hungary for 6 years, who is the most competent China expert in the country. The host of the event will be Mohr Richárd, Hungarian director of SZTE Confucius Institute.

 

The upcoming topics will be about the Hungarian - Chinese relations, Chinese culture and how also about how do Europeans think of this country.

 

According to the Institute, each month a Tea House will be organized, and the main aim of the event is to get to know and learn more about China while tasting Chinese tea. Later on, well-known scholars will be invited in order to learn more about China, about its traditions, the secret of its development and the people itself.



Movie Night on 13 January from 5 p.m. in SZTE Confucius Institute!


a-zold-sarkany-gyermekeiOn 13 January 2015, guests are kindly invited to join the newest movie night from 5 p.m. organized by SZTE Confucius Institute. This time a Hungarian-Chinese film drama will be introduced.



The main character of the story is an estate-agent, named Máté János. He is not enthusiastic about his job, freshly divorced, and last but not least, he has a panic disorder. He is charged with a new job, which is about selling a warehouse as soon as possible. The task is not that easy since the warehouse, which is filled with thousands of parcels, is rented by Chinese. Yu Denbin, also main character, takes not only good care of the warehouse, but also lives there.

A special bond, friendship develops between the two lone men. But, the task of Yu is to avoid selling the warehouse. If he does so, he gets back his passport, which was taken away because of a debt, and would be able to return and start a new life in China. Meanwhile, Máté gets an ultimate from his boss as well: sell the house, or lose his job. So, soonly, the two friends try to sabotage each other’s job. Máté must decide: to become unemployed or to lose a friend by selling the warehouse.


Time: 13 January (Tuesday) 17.00

Venue: Rector’s Office, SZTE Confucius Institute


We welcome everyone to join our next movie night to find out the outcome of this film!



tea2Confucius Tea House with SZTE Confucius Institute!


The very first Confucius Tea House activity is going to be organized by SZTE Confucius Institute and within the confines of this activity, the kind guest can learn new and more things about the past, the present and of the forthcoming future of China.


Time: 16 December (Tuesday) 5 p.m.

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room V.


The first occasion is about the introduction of the directors of SZTE Confucius Institute, when they share their Chinese and Hungarian experiences, also they tell more about today’s China, about the Institute and last but not least about the forthcoming programs of 2015.


Another aim of the event is that the guests have the opportunity to taste different kind of real, authentic, Chinese teas by which the guest can get much closer to Chinese culture.


Let’s familiarize ourselves with China! :)



mahjongDue to the great success, MAHJONG-COURSE starts from 26th November!


Time in 2014:


26 November (Wednesday) 4 p.m.

3 December (Wednesday) 4 p.m.

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room V.


Due to the great success, SZTE Confucius Institute welcomes everyone to join our Mahjong course! Within the confines of a course, the participants can learn more and more tricks and tactics during the game. The course will be held each second week once with the guidance of Géza. :)


We welcome everyone to the course, and we hope that as many guest will show up at the event as last time did (if not more).




Chinese movie night coming up again on 18 November 6 p.m. at SZTE Confucius Institute!


yao_engChinese movie night will come up again as second time. For this time the “Year of the Yao” entitled film will be projected in the SZTE Confucius Institute’s classroom.


Time: 18 November (Tuesday) 6 p.m.

Venue: Rector’s Office, SZTE Confucius Institute


The film is about a young sportsman with special physical characteristics who travels from China to the United States to play basketball in NBA. Despite of the enormous interest and attention towards him, his career did not start that smoothly. However, the peak of his professional sport career was between 2002 and 2011. The film rises those difficulties what Yao had to face at the very beginning of his career far from his homeland with different culture and traditions.


We hope that the film will catch your attention and interest!

We welcome everyone!

 

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Chinese games - Mahjong night

Time: 29 October (Wednesday) 16.00

Venue: Rector’s Office, Room V.



Mahjong is also called as Chinese domino, even if the rules are considered to be more of a kind of card game (Rummy). Till the beginning of the 20th century (to be more precise, until the fall of the Empire in 1912) this game was played only in the Emperors Palaces. After the fall of the Emperor it has spread all over the country and later it has conquered the world.








Mad_about_EnglishChinese movie night

Time: 21 October (Tuesday) 17.00
Venue: Rector’s Office, SZTE Confucius Institute



We would like to show a new and exciting segment of China for our guests through short films about China. Our first film will be the Mad about English titled film, which is about the Chinese citizens who were eager to learn English before the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008.











Menekules_Shanghai“Escape to Shanghai” - photo exhibition.

Time: 12 October (Sunday) 17.30

Venue: Új Zsinagóga Mártír Emlékcsarnok (Jósika street 10.)



Opening speech delivered by Dr. Ujhelyi István, Chairman of SZTE Confucius Institute and representative of the European Parliament, about the life of the Jewish community living in Shanghai during the Second World War. The exhibition will be introduced by the director of Shanghai Historical Museum.










Kinai_csomozas

Chinese knots

Time: 8 October (Wednesday) 16.00

Venue: Rector’s Office, Atrium


Chinese knots existed from the Tang and Song dynasties, which were more than a thousand years ago, and still, it is quite popular in China. The most characteristic features of Chinese knots are:


symmetrical, double braided and usually red colored knots. These are not only used as decorations, but also to wish good luck, prosperity and happiness.





Wang_XiaolinChinese ink painting – Learn to paint with Chinese brush!

Time: 24 April 2014 16:30-18:00

Venue: SZTE Confucius Institute

 

Are you interested in Chinese ink painting? Now, you can learn how to use Chinese ink brush, you can find out how it is possible to paint wonderful Chinese landscapes with only some simple brush strokes, and also, how to paint cute pandas with the help of teacher Wang Xiaolin. The guests will not only learn the techniques of brush painting, but also they will appreciate and recognize the masterpieces of quality Chinese ink painting.

We welcome all our guests, Young and Adults too!




holdujev_konfuciuszOnce again Spring Festival at Millenáris on 1 February!


Time: 1 February 2014 (Saturday), 10:00–22:00

Venue: Millenáris (1024 Budapest, Kis Rókus Street 16 - 20.)

 

Chinese New Year comes at the end of January 2014, which will be the year of the horse. On the occasion of this event, the Spring Festival will be held second time at Millenáris Park in Budapest.


This year again, the SZTE Confucius Institute welcomes guests with exciting programs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Spring Festival, which is organized by the Centre of Chinese Culture and Arts and Prime Time Communications. The participants will be able to learn how to paint the signs of their own Zodiacs or how to paint cute pandas only with some simple brush strokes, also, they will be capable of making Beijing Opera masks, guests can participate in Chinese Lantern Quiz Games too, and last but not least, due to last year’s great success, visitors who want to feel the “Chinese way of felling” can slip into traditional Chinese costumes :)


The cherry on top of the cake will be the music performance of Henan music band at 7 p.m.


We welcome all our guests!

 

Lampion_Fesztival-kezdoLantern Festival at SZTE Confucius Institute


Time: 13 February 2014 (Thursday), 16:00

Venue: SZTE Confucius Institute


This year again, due to Chinese New Year celebration, SZTE Confucius Institute opens its doors again and organizes a Lantern Festival.


In the afternoon program the participants can get acquainted with the background history of the festival, and also the visitors will be capable of having some insights to Chinese traditional New Year’s customs.


We welcome all our guests!


karaokeMingxing – Karaoke competition for high school and university students

Time: Friday, 29 November 2013, 3:00 p.m.

Venue: Confucius Institute at University of Szeged

 

Karaoke is extremely popular in China: after work, as a closure of a friendly or business meeting, millions of Chinese people call the night by singing. Here’s the chance to show your talent! Sign up for the competition and impress Chinese teachers and friends! Our Confucius Institute welcomes all students and visitors to attend the hilarious event!



 

Taiji training


 

taijiTimes: 9, 16 and 30 October, 2013, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Venue: Dugonics square (in front of the Rector’s Office)

 

As part of the Autumn Cultural Festival of the University of Szeged our Confucius Institute organizes a three-session free taiji training. The training is held by our teachers.



Everyone is welcome!

 

Taiji is a harmonious sport that moves the whole body, has a beneficial effect on both the body and the soul and hence on physical and mental health. Taiji may be pursued by both young and elderly people, it does not harm joints and at the same time improves stamina, makes muscles more flexible. What is more, taiji also reduces symptoms of work stress! We sincerely recommend it for everyone!

 

Chinese paper-cutting – Master your paper-cutting skill with us!


papirkivagasTime: Thursday, 24 October, 2013, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Venue: Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged

 

At the beginning of the Chinese new year, Chinese people decorate their doors and windows with beautiful paper-cuts to honour the forthcoming spring and bring some vivid happiness to their homes after winter. Depending on the patience and the secure hand of the paper-cutter the form may be very simple or somewhat more complex, its theme may vary from flowers, birds, insects, fish, animal to a personality of Chinese literature or a character of the famous Beijing Opera.

Within the Autumn Cultural Festival in October, everyone has the opportunity to try this noble Chinese form of art at the Confucius Institute at University of Szeged!




 

orokke_tarto_pillanatChinese Movie Night: Eternal Moment

中国电影之夜:《将爱》

Time and date: 6 p.m. Thursday, 6 June 2013

Place: University of Szeged Rector’s Office, Room 5.


All visitors are welcome to watch the movie version, a sequel to one of the most successful Chinese television series!

Eternal Moment is a Chinese romantic drama film directed by Zhang Yibai and starring Xu Jinglei, Li Yapeng and Chapman To. The film is a sequel to the television drama, Cherish Our Love Forever (1998), which was also directed by Zhang. The film follows the two leads from that earlier drama (played by Xu Jinglei and Li Yapeng) reuniting after being apart for 12 years.

The movie is played in Chinese with English subtitles!







 

Taiji_treningTaiji course

太极课程

Dates: 8, 15, 22 and 29 May

Time: 5:00 – 5:45 p.m.

Place: Dugonics Square (in front of the main building of the university)

Total price of the course: 5000 HUF


Based on considerable interest by our visitors, the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged organizes a 4-session taiji course. Trainings will be held by the Chinese Director of our Institute, Zhang Xuemei.

All are welcome!

The tuition fee of the course must be paid individually by a yellow postal cheque (to be picked up at the Reception of the Institute, Rector’s Office Ground floor 13, Mon to Thu 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.). Previous registration for the course is obligatory!

Only those can attend the course who are registered and proved the payment of the tuition fee!



 

A_bolcs_Konfuciusz_kiallitas3Day of Szeged: The wise Confucius - exhibition

塞格德日——孔子图片展

Date: 17 – 25 May, 2013

Place: Rector’s Office, Atrium


Within the Day of Szeged event series the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged welcomes visitors interested in Chinese culture by an exhibition. The theme of the exhibition is Confucius, a famous Chinese philosopher (B.C. 551-479), after whom the institute is named and whose teachings determine Chinese way of thinking and behaviour up to present days.

The exhibition can be visited during the opening hours of Rector’s Office.

 

Konyvtari_ejszaka1Library afternoon with the Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged

午后图书馆

Time and date: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday, 25 April 2013

Place: University of Szeged Klebelsberg Library, (10 Ady Sq.)


The University of Szeged Klebelsberg Library organizes a library afternoon focusing on China, Chinese history and culture. Our Institute, as the official cultural institution of the People’s Republic of China presents some exciting programs for participants: you can get an insight into calligraphy, attend a traditional Chinese tea ritual, taste the most delicious varieties of Chinese tea, dress up in traditional Chinese clothes and pose for a photo taken by our professional photographer.

Do not stay at home, come and join us and get a first-hand experience of Chinese culture!


Tehetsegkutato_2_Mingxing – The new stars to be born in Szeged – Talent show

明星将在塞格德腾空出世———才艺比赛

Time and date: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Friday, 19 April 2013.

Place: Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged (Rector’s Office, Ground floor 13.)


The Confucius Institute at the University of Szeged organizes a talent show in April for all their Chinese learners. This is an excellent opportunity to show us your talent in a variety of Chinese genres like reciting a poem, singing Chinese hits, perform a fan dance or recite Chinese rhymes accompanied by a kuaiban (Chinese rhythmic instrument). Apply for the show today and fill in the registration form (it can be picked up at the Reception of the Institute)! Do not worry about anything, our teachers are more than happy to assist you to prepare for the show successfully! Do not miss this opportunity, be the next Hungarian star in China!*


Performances are going to be evaluated by our invited jury members. The winner of the contest will be awarded by a valuable present.


* We suggest you to read our interview with Li Tianyi a.k.a. Lajos Palásti on our webpage.