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Traditional Marriage Customs of Hani People Hani people are hospitable and warm-hearted. When visiting an ordinary Hani family, you will be served with the Hani home-made cigarette pipe. If you are not a smoker, you could decline in a courteous manner... Nov. 09, 2017
Lahus Marriage and Wedding Customs Most marriages are monogamous. Traditionally, boys marry when they are 16 or 17 and girls marry when they are 13 or 14. Young people are given a fair amount of freedom in choosing their partners as long as they are not... Oct. 23, 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
Wa Courting Activities: Visiting Girls and Combing Hair Boys and girls usually begin taking part in courting activities called "visiting girls" when they are 15 or 16. "Visiting girls" is usually carried out in groups. Independent activity is rare before the... Sep. 04, 2017
Traditional Marriage Customs of Yi Minority The Yis are monogamous, living in nuclear families. Before liberation in 1949, marriages were normally arranged by parents, and the bride's family often asked for heavy betrothal gifts. In many places, married... Aug. 24, 2017
Marriage of Hui People Bound by Islamic Rules The marriage of the Hui people is bound by the Islamic rules, just like the other nine ethnic groups living in China who also believe in Islam. Mohammed once said, ‘The marriage system is ruled by me, and anybody... Aug. 18, 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
Intriguing Marriage Customs of Yao Minority Generally speaking, the Yao people do not intermarry with other ethnic groups. The custom of having the husband live with the wife's family is quite popular. The young men and women have the freedom of choosing... Aug. 15, 2017
Presenting Hada Presenting hada is a kind of very common courtesy. Hada is a long piece of silk used as a greeting gift. In Tibet, it is customary to present hada to guests during the occasion of weddings and funerals... 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
Traditional customs of Shui Minority The process of getting married has four stages;inquiring, offer, engagement, and getting married. The matchmaker will carry out the inquiring and offer. Once the two are satisfied with each other, they will... Jul. 28, 2017
Traditional Marriage Customs of Tatar Minority Most Tatars in cities live in flat-roofed mud houses equipped with flues for heating. They like to hang tapestry inside their homes, which are usually very clean and tidy. Courtyards planted with flowers... Jul. 26, 2017
Custom And Social Life of Ethnic Tajik Minority In traditional Tajik families, three generations of a Tajik family live under the same roof. The male parent is the master of the family. But before 1949 AD, women had no right to inherit property and ... Jun. 23, 2017
Prynt Pocket, a pocket-sized photo printer for iPhone, is now available Prynt, the company that launched a phone case/printer through the crowdfunding website Kickstarter in 2015, has released its next-generation mobile printer, the Prynt Pocket. With Prynt Pocket, users can print a photo directly from their iPhone by inserting the handset into the printer, then snapping a photo. The related Prynt app also offers an augmented reality feature that plays a video within the physical photo print. May. 27, 2017
Sailing the world with Jody MacDonald Jody MacDonald is an award winning documentary and adventure sport photographer. For the last 8 years she has been the resident photographer on board a 60ft catamaran, which she co-created, on an expedition to sail to the wildest corners of the world. May. 23, 2017
Traditional Custom of Kirgiz Minority Traditionally, the Kirgiz family is generally composed of three generations, with married sons living with their parents. Marriage used to be arranged by the parents, sometimes even before birth which was ... May. 04, 2017
About Ethnic Zhuang Minority (Heiyizhuang) I I still remembered it was the second day of the spring festival in 2003, I drove a car to Napo for the first time with several friends who loved photography. Half an hour later, we arrived in the Fenlitun ... Mar. 15, 2017
Traditional Custom of Ethnic Kazakh Ethnic Minority in China Except for a few settled farmers, most of the Kazakhs live by animal husbandry. They migrate to look for pasturage as the seasons change. In spring, summer and autumn, they live in collapsible ... Feb. 08, 2017
History of Ethnic Kazakh Minority in China There are many records on the origin of the Kazakh ethnic minority in Chinese history. In the more than 500 years since Zhang Qian of the Western Han Dynasty (206 B.C.-A.D. 25) went as a special envoy ... Jan. 19, 2017
A beautiful example of what marriage is meant to be High school sweethearts Ferris and Margaret Romaire had no photos from their 1946 wedding day. So for the couple’s 70th anniversary this year, their granddaughter Amanda Kleckley planned a photo shoot reenacting the wedding pictures they missed out on the Dec. 02, 2016
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