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The homeland of peacocks

In the west of Yunnan Province China, there is a beautiful piece of land, which is named Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture.

  • The Jingpo Song and Dance are marching for the World

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The Jingpo Song and Dance Ensemble of Dehong Prefecture grew out of the Ethnical Chorus of Longchuan County

  • Nandian Dongjing Sizhu Old Band

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Nandian Dongjing Sizhu Old Band are flourished in Lianghe They are invited to join in several kinds of literary performances in the county

  • What "Lisu" means

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Lisu earned their name as the tribe that is alive with color In fact, the Lisu are considered to use the greatest variety of colors of all the hill tribes

  • The Lisus legend

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The Lisu have a legend quite similar to that of many other tribes in Southeast Asia Long ago there was a giant flood There were only two survivors: one man and one woman These two were brother and sister

  • Thick stick pushing and swinging

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The Lisus traditional sports games mostly come from production and life

  • Crossbow and poisonous arrow

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    It is recorded in Annals of Jingtai Yunnan Pictures and Books of the Ming dynasty that "People called Lisu… always carry poisonous arrows and crossbows to hunt birds and beasts

  •  "Wine of one heart" with true and deep affection

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    "Wine of one heart " with true and deep affection Like many other nationalities, the Lisus like to drink wine

  • Best men accompanying the groom to meet the...

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Best Men Accompanying the Groom with Umbrellas to Meet the Bride Two best men accompanying the groom with umbrellas to meet the bride is one of the many special and interesting customs that have been preserved till now in marriage ceremonie

  • Chinese Painting (X) Artists Meng Bihe, Jin Lihui

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Meng Bihe, born in 1959, is Dai people He graduated from Art Academy of Yunnan Normal Institute, now is vice-chairman of Dehong Artists Association and Dehong Labor Union

  • Chinese Painting (IX) Artist Li Chengji

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Li Chengji, born on October 18, 1950 in Lianghe County of Dehong, is a member of Dehong Artists Association He enjoyed painting and calligraphy arts; attended painting and calligraphy exhibition for many times; won excellent

  • Chinese Painting (VIII) Artist Lei Fengqing

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Lei Fengqing was born in December, 1942 in Longchuan, Yunnan He graduated from Arts Academy of Central Nationalities Institute

  • Chinese Painting (VII) Artist Lilin

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Lilin works in Dehong Telecom Filiale He is member of Dehong Artists Association, China Painting and Calligraphy Art Research Institute; academician of Writing Painting or Calligraphy Academy

  • Chinese Painting (VI) Artist Yin Hongjian

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Yin Hongjian, bai nationality, graduate student, was born on May, 15, 1964 Education: 1986 Yunnan Arts and Crafts School 1994 Beijing Normal University of Calligraphy specialty 1996 China Painting and Calligraphy University Specialty

  • Chinese Painting (V) Artist Chou Zhikai

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Chou Zhikai was born on March, 1958 His ancestral home is Taoyuan County, Hunan Province He is factory director of Ruili Yunshi Sculpture Factory; manager of Ruili Wuling Painting and Calligraphy Society

  • Oil Painting (VIII) Artist Yang Jianxin

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Yang Jianxin is a teacher in Art and Gym Department of Dehong Normal College He graduated from Dehong Normal College in 1983, attended in an advanced study in oil painting department of Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1989