BurmeseChineseMinorityEnglish

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.

  • College Students from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macao Visited De’an

    Pubdate:2013-07-30

    On July 24, 52 college students from Youth Leadership in Social Development Summer Camp visited a De’ang village at Santaishan Town, where they enjoyed the colorful folk custom, folk culture, ancient songs, folk dances and so on

  • The Continuity of De’ang Culture

    Pubdate:2013-07-27

    In a shabby and small house, the only household electric appliance that can be regarded as being “valuable” is a 18-inch television However, Yang Zhongping, the poor owner of the house, showed us more than ten xylophones which he has k

  • Jingpo Dance Played in World-Level Music Hall

    Pubdate:2013-06-16

    Few days earlier, 2013 Chinese Dance Performance ended successfully at the Golden Hall in Vienna As the last and best program, Jingpo Girls, which was performed by Art Troupe of Dehong Jingpo Institution, fully displayed Jingpo’s love tow

  • Various Ways Adopted by Ruili to Protect and Keep Intangible Cultural Heritage

    Pubdate:2012-12-24

    Over the past few years, all departments in Ruili made substantial and fruitful efforts to protect intangible cultural heritage, including the exhibition of Ruili intangible cultural heritage, the establishment of archives for successors to

  • Jingpo Green-leaves Feast: the one and only

    Pubdate:2012-02-08

    At the dusk of Febraury 6th, local people and tourists gathered together in the Dehong Rare Vegetation Park to enjoy the Jingpo Green-leaves Feast which is held to celebrate the 2012 Dehong International Jingpo Dance and Song Festival Gues

  • Beautiful and Touching Peacock Dance of Dai People

    Pubdate:2011-11-13

    The peacock was a totem worshipped by the Dai ethnic group on the southwest border of China Dai people are good at dancing and singing The peacock is a precious bird in the sub-tropical zone It is beautiful and tame In the mind of the D

  • Zhe Pama and Zhe Mima Poetic Genesis of A Chang Ethnic Minority

    Pubdate:2011-11-13

    Zhe Pama and Zhe Mima is a voluminous poetry legend of the A Chang people Nowadays, it is told mainly in the Dehong Dai-Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan Province in both poetic song and colloquial forms The population of the A Chang

  • Deang Traditional Festival Goes to Public Holiday

    Pubdate:2011-11-10

    The soul of an ehinic group is deeply rooted in its culture, and the esence of ethinic culture is reflexed in ethnic festivals Generally, there are 5 minority ethinc groups coexsting in Dehong Prefecture and each group enjoys its distinctive

  • Walnut and cortex jatrophae are listed as the keystone of Dehong characteristic

    Pubdate:2009-09-10

    Walnut and cortex jatrophae are listed as the keystone of Dehong characteristic economic forestry industry

  • The datum of drama of Dai nationality for World Heritage will be hand to United

    Pubdate:2009-09-03

    The drama of Dai nationality, of Dehong, has been recommended by Ministry of Culture to declare “the World Immateriality Heritage List” of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

  • Hulusi Prince En Dequan

    Pubdate:2009-05-30

    En Dequan was born in Banggai Village, Mengyang Township in Yunnan Province in 1958, a region known for its illustrious tradition of the gourd flute where almost every household has one and 60 percent of the population can play them

  • The Achang ethnic minority

    Pubdate:2009-05-30

    More than 90 per cent of the 27,700 Achangs live in Longchuan, Lianghe and Luxi counties in the Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture in southwestern Yunnan Province