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 Memorial of Dao Anren Opens in Yingjiang County


The memorial of Dao Anren, which is built upon the former residence of this deceased legendary hero during the Xinhai Revolution(1911 Revolution), opens on October 27th in Xincheng Village at Yingjiang County. Dao Anren is the local militant magistrate in charge of guarding the security of bordering regions with the title of “Tengyue Ganya Xuanfushi “(腾越干崖宣抚使). He is also identified as the pioneer of democratic revolution of Dai ethnic group.

The opening ceremony attracts both villagers and travellers to get together and becomes a jubiliant gathering.In the memorial, visitors can have a touch with the real life of this legend and celebrate his spirit.

According the iinfomation provided by the chief of the Administration of Culural Relics in Yingjiang County, there are in total 192 moveble objects exhibited in the opening ceremony. The official chop of local magistrate “Ganyan Xuanfu” which is a piece of national grade-two relics and other daily objects used by Dao Anren as well as pieces of oil paintings during his days studying abroad and uniforms of soldiers receives heated attention. Parts of those cultural relics wil be keep in the memorial for long term exhibition. After the complete renovation of the former residence of Dao Anren, this memorial will become a significant tourist spot rated as national 3A or 4A level in Yingjiang County,