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.

Lisu people celebrate Kuoshi Festival


  Lisu people celebrate Kuoshi Festival, in Sudian, Yingjiang County, from February 20 to 21. Kuoshi is a transliteration of Lisu language, which means New Year. For the Lisu, the festival is equivalent to Spring Festival celebrated by China’s majority group.

    Opening ceremony

  Blessing ceremony

  Dancing in mass

  Climbing ladder of knives with bare feet

  Jumping into fire barefootedly

  Lighting water lanterns

Art show