The act of extending a hand, of seeking, can sometimes leave you humbled by an amazing experience. Watch Abigail Washburn and her band The Village find unexpected rewards at a dinner party with local musicians in China.
Listen to this wide-ranging public discussion with Bill Antholis and Krista Tippett about the four ways that nations have tried to reconcile religion and religious pluralism in the modern era.
Ai Weiwei holds hand-painted, porcelain sunflower seeds from his installation at the Tate Modern in London.
Being new on the staff, I love hearing older programs that are new to me. Preparing for the Mayfair Yang show this week, Krista mentioned a past conversation with author Anchee Min, whose name came up again the next day when we received a copy of her latest book, Pearl of China.
Mishra continues his critique of the ideologies of progress and globalization, refreamed for the current global economic situation.
Evoking the "implicit religious sentiments" of the Beijing opening ceremonies.
"The Dead Sea Scrolls" of Chinese theological history uncover an emotional side of Confucianism.
An endearing story from Krista's conversation with Mayfair Yang, caught on video.