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The Language(s) of Love

Posted by on Thursday, February 14, 2013
Making a Valentine's Day card in the Imaginasia classroom.

Making a Valentine’s Day card in the ImaginAsia classroom.

Last Saturday, more than 120 people of all ages made their way to the ImaginAsia classroom in search of love. First, visitors viewed a digital slideshow of images of love in Asian art. Then it was time to roll up their sleeves. Participants used printing blocks that say “love” in more than a dozen Asian languages as well as symbols of love to print vivid Valentines to take home. Languages included Arabic, Bengali, Cambodian, Chinese, Farsi, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Tamil, Thai, and Turkish.

 

No matter how you say it, Happy Valentine’s Day!


One Response to “The Language(s) of Love”

  1. AZ WORLD Says:

    Happy Valentine’s day to you! I totally agree that there are a lot languages about love. Just like what you have posted. For those who don’t know, the character that is being displayed in the picture is what love is in chinese language. I totally love asian art. They are very unique and creative as well. Thank you for this post!

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