Article Search: Wooden

Customs and Habits of Lisus The monogamous family was the basic unit of Lisu society. Sons left their parents and supported their own families after getting married. The youngest or only son remained with the parents to take care of them... Jan. 18, 2018
Natural Oxygen Bar: Plitvice Lakes National Park By far Croatia's top natural attraction and the absolute highlight of Croatia's Adriatic hinterland, this glorious expanse of forested hills and turquoise lakes is excruciatingly scenic—so much so that in 1979 Unesco proclaimed it a World Heritage Site Dec. 27, 2017
Jino Holy Wooden Drums The Jinos like singing and are good at improvising poems and setting them to music. At holiday gatherings, the young dance to songs sung by elders. Jino festivals often feature singing and dancing... Dec. 27, 2017
Fashion of Jino Ethnic Jino women usually are dressed in embroidered collarless jackets with buttons down the front and short black skirts hemmed with red lace. They also wear a pointed cap with its back reaching the shoulders like a cape... Dec. 25, 2017
History of Jino Ethnic Minority It is said that the Jinos migrated to Jinoluoke from Pu'er and Mojiang or places even farther north. It seems likely that they still lived in a matriarchal society when they first settled around the Jino Mountain... Dec. 02, 2017
Mushroom Houses of Hani Minority The Hani people usually build their villages on the south slopes of the mountains. A village comprises from ten to as many as 400 households, which are related by blood ties... Nov. 21, 2017
A Quiet Land in the Bustling World Kyoto is an old Japanese city with quiet temples, sublime gardens, colorful shrines and geisha scurrying to secret liaisons. Nov. 09, 2017
Time Immemorial-YANG YONGLIANG Solo Exhibition Inspired by Chinese ancestral culture and the famous Shan Shui, Yang Yongliang works with digital photography like a painter. Nov. 09, 2017
Jiuzhen Mountain Jiuzhen Mountain is the National AAAA Tourist Attraction and the birthplace of the Zhiyin culture with a wealth of natural resources and cultural heritage. Forging the Zhiyin cultural connotation of “Friendship and Harmony”, the Jiuzhen Mountain welcomes people to come to Zhiyin Hometown. Oct. 11, 2017
Traditional Customs of Uzbek Minority The Uzbek people have frequent exchanges with various other ethnic groups in Xinjiang, and have particularly close relations with the Uygurs and Kazaks. The Uzbek, Uygur and Tatar languages all belong... Oct. 05, 2017
The Wooden Drum of Wa Minority The Wa people regard the wooden drum as a divine tool that has exceptional power and is the symbol of existence and prosperity. They believe in many gods, of whom, Muyiji is a powerful god that creates all things... Sep. 07, 2017
Traditional Art and Culture of Wa Minority The Wa Ethnic Minority boasts rich and colorful literature, such as folklore, vivid myths, touching poems and legends. Famous myths include "Sigang Li", "ancestors of the human being", "the big snake is vomiting"... Sep. 07, 2017
Wa People Celebrating Pulling Wooden Drum Festival Pulling Wooden Drum Festival: The "Gerui" month of the Wa calendar, which is equivalent to December of the solar calendar, is the time for pulling the wooden drum. Unlike the popular leather drums, a wooden... Sep. 06, 2017
Dujie: The Adult Ceremony of the Yao Nationality After fifteen years old all the young boys and girls of the Yao ethnic group will have to change their flower-trimmed hats to fascinators, to symbolize the maturity of their bodies. Boys have to undergo Dujie... Aug. 16, 2017
Tibetan Traditional Cuisine Usually the Zang people eat three meals a day, but during the busy harvest season they will have four, five and often more. Their staple foods are tsamba, yak butter tea, mutton, and beef... Aug. 03, 2017
Iran- a Mythical Place(2) After spending a couple of days here, you might be deeply attracted by it. Here are still lots of amazing places waiting for your exploration. Jul. 31, 2017
Iran- a Mythical Place What will it look like? Why do I want to go there? Where do I intend to visit in the country? An intoxicating place like Iran might inspire a bunch of these questions before you decide to go. Fortunately, Iran will never disappoint you. Here’s the delicate description of several top places for your Iran trip. Jul. 31, 2017
Rich and Colorful Cultural Life of Tatars The cultural life of the Tatars is rich and colorful. Their music has a lively rhythm, and several musical instruments are used, including the "Kunie" (a wooden flute), the "Kebisi" (a kind of harmonica) and... Jul. 27, 2017
5 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Switzerland Lake Lucerne, also called Lake of Lucerne, or Lake of the Four Cantons, is Switzerland’s fourth largest lake and the largest lake wholly within the Switzerland. The winding shoreline of the Lake Lucerne creates many branches, connecting the Lucerne city with the surrounding mountains. The Reuss River flows from Flüelen out into the Lake Lucerne and then flows out. Jul. 06, 2017
Felt House: Main Architectural Style of Ethnic Kazakhs' People Felt house is the architecture of the Kazakhs who mainly live a nomadic life. The felt house is composed of fence, house poles and felt. The house is divided into two parts: the lower part is a ... Mar. 09, 2017
01020304next64 results in 4 pages1 of 4 pages, go to page