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
The photo, taken on July 16, shows children trying their hands at making dough figurines under the instruction of a dough figurine making master. A summer vacation activity for primary and secondary students was inaugurated at the Hunan Cultural C...More
The photo, taken on July 16, shows a paper-cutting artist teaching children to cut paper at Zhijian Yu’an Bookstore in Yuhua District, Changsha.The bookstore is a paper-cutting inheritance center established by the Changsha Paper Cutting Associat...
The Chinese Corner at the Hunan Library and the Peking Opera Protection and Inheritance Center of Hunan jointly gave an exciting Peking Opera lesson on June 23, 2019. There were over 120 international guests attended.
Changsha’s intangible cultural heritage promotion and presentation activities to mark the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day were held at the Changsha Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall on June 14, 2019.
On June 23, the launching ceremony for promoting traditional operas in schools was held at Fire God Palace Restaurant, Pozi Street, Changsha. The event has the theme of “My motherland and Me”, aiming to greet the 70th anniversary of the founding...