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.

  • Bamboo Houses


    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

  • The Fragrance of Tea in Deang Villages


    Tea is not only an important drink, but also has a significant function in De ang society As a matter of fact, they almost cannot go without it

  • Briefing of the Jingpo Nationality


    The pure, frank and hospitable Jingpo people mainly dwell in Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture

  • Past Socio-economic Conditions


    Development of education has been a priority Before 1950, there was only one school, in Lasa, and that one mainly enrolled the children of chiefs

  • "Old Tea Farmers"-the Deang Nationality


    As one of China s ethnic minorities, the number of De ang people in China totals 15,462 at present

  • Brave as the lion


    The Jingpo people mostly live in 1, 500 to 2, 000 meters high mountain areas It is of a warm and wet climate