Hunan Province is also known as "Xiang". The Xiang Opera, a major local opera in Hunan Province, was formed during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), an...More
Changsha Tanci is a folk art form in Hunan Province of China. It is prevalent along the Xiangjiang and Zishui River valley. Originating from an art...More
Hunan embroidery, one of the Four Great Embroideries in China (the four categories are embroidery respectively of Suzhou,Sichuan, Guangdong and Hun...More
As a kind of natural appreciating stone and a valuable carving material, chrysanthemum stone is named after the chrysanthemum textures on the rocks...More
With Changsha accent as its stage language, Changsha Flower-drum Opera is popular in Changsha, Xiangtang, Zhuzhou, Ningxiang, Liuyang and Pingjiang...More
Created in over a hundred years ago, Liuyang Ancient Music for Confucius memorial ceremony was originally played at the Dacheng Hall of Confucius T...More
Huo Gong Dian (also called Fiery Place or Fire God Palace) temple fair in the old days had a unique status in ordinary people's life. Besides vario...More
Liuyang fireworks is a recognizable traditional specialty and one of the main exports of Hunan Province, wining Liuyang a fame of "Hometown of Fire...More
A Hunan intangible cultural heritage exhibition opens at the Hunan Cultural Center on January 5, 2019.More
Photo taken on December 25 shows that pupils are performing a drama called “A Grand View Garden of Operas”.
On December 22, an intangible cultural heritage temple fair was held at the Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall, Yuhua District to celebrate Dongzhi or the Winter Solstice Festival.
Photo taken on December 16 shows students learn to embroider. On that day, nearly 100 middle school students visited the Hunan Embroidery Research Institution’s exhibition hall at the Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall, Yuhua District, Changsha.
The photo, taken on November 17, shows visitors appreciate intangible cultural heritage works at the Hunan Culture Center. A Hunan’s intangible cultural heritage observation and preservation exhibition, a part of the BMW China Culture Journey, op...