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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.

  • Munao Zongge Dance

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Munao Zongge, the World Grandest Dance Munao Zongge means “let’s dance together” in Jingpo language

  • Briefing of Wanding Bridge

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Wandign Bridge serves as a gateway of China setting across the southwest bounder, a key on the Burma Road, a hinge on the Ledo Road, and a terminal of National Road 320

  • Water-drum Dance of Deang

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The De’angs are good at singing and dancing, especially playing the water-drum dance on festivals

  • Climbing knife-mountain

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Daogan festival is the most grand and holy traditional festival of the Lisu people This festival is to express the Lisus intrepid spirit in resistance against invaders and their hope for favorable climate and good harvest

  • What is Hulusi?

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The hulusi is a single pipe free-reed instrument found in Yunnan, China that is related to the Chinese bawu, the Thai pi joom, and numerous other instruments like the dja mblai found through Vietnam and Laos

  • Head Ornament Of Lisus

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Head ornament studded with love--- "Ele " The Lisus mainly inhabit mountain slope regions on either side of the Nujiang River, the Lancangjiang River and the Jinshajiang River

  • Fabulous costumes of Jingpo nationality

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The costumes of Jingpo nationality are mainly classified into five series, symbolizing the five colorful mountain flowers blooming in Jingpo mountainous region of the subtropical Longchuan

  • The Dais Marriage

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

     The Dai young people are actually quite free in choosing their lovers Both the crowded road to market and the spinning field with needfi...

  • Customs of Achang

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Achang men tend to wear blue, white or black jackets which button down the front, although on the Lasa plain many men wear jackets with buttons toward the left side Achang women like to wear silver objects on festive occasions

  • The Famous Husa knife

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    "Achang knife, " which is also known as "Husa knife ", gets its name because it is made mainly in the Husa and Lasa areas of Longchuan...

  • "Kuoshi" Festival and Bathing Pool Singing Gathering

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The Lisu Nationality has many festivals, such as "Kuoshi Festival ", "New Rice Festival ", "Knife Stalk Festival ", "Torch Festival ",...

  • Bamboo Houses

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

     On the level grounds beside rivers and lakes, Dai bamboo houses, exquisite and unique, are half concealed and half revealed in the green grapefruits, pawpaws, betel palms, and coconut palms

  • Young Buddhist Monks

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The Dai people believe in Hinayana (Little Vehicle, a branch of Buddhism), which is, with the formal name of "Nanchuan Shangzuo Sect of Bu...

  • Gourd-shaped Flute

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    The musical instruments of Achangs mainly include gourd-shaped flute (a wind instrument), March flute (also a wind instrument), copper-rimmed st...

  • Musical Instruments of Jingpo

    Pubdate:2009-05-29

    Jingpo people have diversified traditional musical instruments that fall in three categories: pipe instrument, plucked instruments and percussion instrument