2024 Chinatown Festival marked in Vancouver, Canada

People pose for photos with a giant panda mascot during the 2024 Chinatown Festival in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, July 14, 2024. (Photo by Liang Sen/Xinhua)


Centuries-old science classic comes alive on stage

Sounds of labor, such as farming, sericulture, smelting and pulling bellows, blended with the rhythm as dancers joyously depicted the contentment and comfort that ancient people derived from these ...


19th China (Qufu) Lu Ban Cultural Festival held successfully

On the morning of June 16th, the opening ceremony of the 19th China(Qufu)Lu Ban Cultural Festival and the 2531st anniversary ceremony of Lu Ban's birth was held in Qufu, Shandong Province.


Int'l students experience charm of TCM culture in China's Qingdao

An international student from Qingdao University (R) learns the art of crafting moxa sticks used in moxibustion at a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) hospital in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Pr...


Nighttime dragon boat race held to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival in China's Fujian

An aerial drone photo taken on June 9, 2024 shows a nighttime dragon boat race held to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival in Sanxi Village of Changle District, Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's ...


Beijing launches museum month at Grand Canal Museum

The "2024 Beijing Museum Month" event kicked off at the Grand Canal Museum of Beijing on Saturday, with diverse exhibitions and cultural activities scheduled over the coming month.


Shanghai-style Qipao collection on exhibition in Brussels

An exhibition on a collection of Chinese traditional Qipao dress and Shanghai culture will be open to the public from May 14 to Sept. 5 in Brussels.


Actors from Yushu of NW China's Qinghai perform in Beijing

Actors from Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of northwest China's Qinghai Province perform in Beijing, capital of China on May 13, 2024. Thirty actors, all of them career farmers and herders, pr...


inheritor of Ma's Filigree Mosaic art in Tianjin

Ma's Filigree Mosaic art, a city-level intangible cultural heritage in Tianjin, attracted the attention of the whole country when an accessory made with it appeared on the head of a Chinese actress...


Cultural exchanges bring Chinese, Hungarians closer

Wang Yue, deputy principal and Chinese teacher at the Hungarian-Chinese Bilingual School, said Chinese President Xi Jinping's reply to a letter from students of the Hungarian-Chinese bilingual scho...


China Cultural Center in Belgrade opens to public

This photo taken on May 5, 2024 shows the statue of Confucius in front of the China Cultural Center in Belgrade, Serbia.


Chongren ancient town preserves rich heritage through meticulous restoration

Chongren ancient town, nestled in Shengzhou, Shaoxing, Zhejiang province, stands as a beacon for the preservation of ancient architecture, setting a commendable example in safeguarding historical b...


24h self-service library opens to public in Haikou, China's Hainan

A person reads a book at the 24h self-service library of Hainan provincial library in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, April 23, 2024. Equipped with 128 seats, reading lights and charging dev...


Sidun Site in Changzhou, E China

The Sidun Site is located in today's Tianning District of Changzhou.


municipal-level intangible cultural heritage inheritor of batik in Tangshan

Li Sa, 25, has been learning batik making technique since a very young age from her mother Gan Caiyun, a municipal-level intangible cultural heritage inheritor of the crafts. After graduation from ...


Brazil-China Peony Culture Exhibition held in São Paulo

The Brazil-China Peony Culture Exhibition was held on March 28, Beijing time in São Paulo City, Brazil, as a prelude to the upcoming 2024 Heze Peony International Communication Forum. Guests and r...


Roman students attend Chinese show to present learning outcomes of Chinese language

Students of Rome Convitto Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II perform Taichi in Rome, Italy, March 25, 2024. Students in Rome Convitto Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II attended a Chinese show on Monday to...


Wearing traditional Chinese clothing while visiting scenic spots becomes a hit with young people

Wearing traditional Chinese clothing while visiting scenic spots has become a popular activity among young people in China in recent years.


Artisans keep ancient colored glaze tradition alive in Jiexiu, N China's Shanxi

Liu Wenting, a fifth-generation inheritor of her family's colored glaze tradition in Jiexiu, a county-level city in Jinzhong, Shanxi Province, is recreating a full-size replica of a Ming-dynasty (1...


Silk culture festival and temple fair parade held in Huzhou

Folk culture performers wearing costumes are pictured during a parade at Shuanglin ancient town in Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, March 9, 2024. A silk culture festival and temple fair par...


Chinese Culture and Food Festival held in Kuwait

People enjoy the performance of a Chinese orchestra during the Chinese Culture and Food Festival at the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Centre in the Capital Governorate, Kuwait, on March 9, 2024. T...


Traditional Chinese-styled group wedding for 28 new couples held in Chongqing

A group wedding ceremony was jointly held here by Tongnan District of Chongqing and Suining City of Sichuan Province for 28 new couples.


Exploring horse-face skirt manufacturer in Shandong

The horse-face skirt, or mamianqun in Chinese, is in the spotlight during this year's Spring Festival, and is increasingly gaining popularity, particularly among young Chinese.


Hanfu enthusiasts demonstrate traditional Huazhao Festival ceremony in U.S.

An event was held by the Northern California Hanfu Association here on Saturday in celebration of the Huazhao Festival, the flower goddess' birthday.


2024 Nice Carnival with theme of "The King of Pop Culture" held in France

An actress performs during the Battle of the Flowers parade during the 2024 Nice Carnival in Nice, France, March 2, 2024. The 2024 Nice Carnival is held here from Feb. 17 to March 3 with the theme ...


New Yinxu museum greets visitors in C China

A new building of the Yinxu Museum opened to the public on Monday. About 3,000 among the 4,000 pieces of cultural relics are on display for the first time, including bronzes, pottery, jade ware, an...


Shehuo folk performance held in NW China

An aerial drone photo taken on Feb. 20, 2024 shows performers playing drums during a Shehuo show in Yuzhong County of Lanzhou, northwest China's Gansu Province. Shehuo, a traditional folk celebrati...


Dancers from China's Liaoning Ballet perform in Russia

Dancers from China's Liaoning Ballet perform in Vladivostok, Russia, Feb. 20, 2024.


Travel to Qilu and get a taste of wonderful ancient towns

Let’s rambleover the ancient streetsandexperience the cultural atmosphereofShandong during theSpringFestival. As the2024 Shandong Rural Culture and Tourism Festival of Spring Festivalis in full sw...


Cultural activities warm Spring Festival Travel Rush in Qingdao

Recently, on the G1068 train from Qingdao to Beijing, a voluntary service activity was carried out, allowing passengers to experience a joyful and peaceful festive atmosphere in travel through watc...


China Day cultural event held in Brussels

Students show their works of Chinese character "Fu", meaning fortune and luck, during a China Day cultural event at Eurochine Chinese Language School in Brussels, Belgium, Jan. 20, 2024.


Underwater dragon dance in Nanjing marks lunar new year

Underwater dragon dance in Nanjing marks lunar new year


UN issues stamp sheet for Year of the Dragon

The United Nations Postal Administration issued the special stamp sheet to celebrate the upcoming the Year of the Dragon.


Loong-themed lanterns add festive atmosphere to city

Four sets of Loong-themed lanterns shine over roof top of Dongmen street in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Jan. 13, 2024.


Relics unearthed from ruins of Shang Dynasty in C China

Copper vessels are discovered from the Shuyuan Street Cemetery at the Zhengzhou Shang City Ruins (1600-1046BC) in Zhengzhou, central China's Henna Province.


Over 100 dragons dance to welcome Luner New Year in Malaysia

A dragon dance performance was held in a shopping center in the city of Kelang, Malaysia, on Sunday. The 118 auspicious dragons on site began to dance after completing an "eye-dotting" ceremony to ...


North hall of Shenzhen Library officially opens

People visit the north hall of Shenzhen Library in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Dec. 28, 2023. Located in Longhua District of the city, the north hall of Shenzhen Library officially ...


Chinese artworks exhibited at National Gallery of Thailand

A visitor takes photos of a sculpture during an exhibition featuring artworks from China at the National Gallery of Thailand, in Bangkok, Thailand, Dec. 27, 2023. The exhibition brings together 63 ...


First "Silk Road Cultural Story" Creative Design Competition Awarded in Xi'an

On December 15th, the first "Silk Road Cultural Stories" Creative Design Competition award ceremony and the opening ceremony of the exhibition on award-winning works were held at the Xi'an Art Museum.


East China's Anhui hosts forum to boost development, protection of ancient Hui architecture

A conference aimed at promoting the protection and industrial development of ancient architecture kicked off Monday in Huangshan City in east China's Anhui Province, which is famous for its Hui-sty...


Interest groups with cultural characteristics enrich campus life in SW China's Guizhou

Students from the music group of the Gangbian Zhuang Township Central Primary School sing Zhuang nationality songs inCongjiang County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Dec. 12, 2023. In recent y...


Academic seminar on Cultural Inheritance, Development, and Construction of Modern Chinese Civilization Successfully Held

On November 24th, the academic seminar on "Cultural Inheritance, Development and Construction of Modern Chinese Civilization" and the 10th National Joint Conference of Confucian Societies were held...


The New Book "Nishan Series · Chinese Classics with Pinyin" Released

On November 23, the new book release of “ Nishan Series · Chinese Classics with Pinyin” and the seminar on "Inheritance and Popularization of Chinese Classics in the New Era" were held in the ac...


Nanjing Museum explores ways to conserve paper cultural relics over past 10 years

The Nanjing Museum in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, has been constantly exploring possibilities for the preservation of paper cultural relics over the past 10 years, continuous...


Young people infuse vibrancy into Chinese square dancing

Adorned in her elegant dance costume, Wang Xiaolan, the founder of a square dance troupe in central China's Hubei Province, relishes regular practices and gatherings with her fellow dancers. "Danc...


Modern take on Chinese classic play resonates with American audience

Young artists bring to life a classic 17th Century Chinese theatre piece, Dream Under the Southern Bough, with a modern take and a diverse cast on Saturday in the first of a week of sold-out perfor...


New venue of Shenzhen Art Museum opens

Visitors view exhibits at a new venue of Shenzhen Art Museum in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Nov. 6, 2023. The new venue of Shenzhen Art Museum opened on Monday with a series of exhi...


Acrobats from home, abroad perform during 7th China Int'l Circus Festival

Acrobats take their curtain call after a performance during the 7th China International Circus Festival in Zhuhai, south China's Guangdong Province, Nov. 5, 2023. Nearly 200 acrobats from 18 countr...


Original Musical “The Book of Songs·Homecoming After the War”Staged in Beijing

Recently, the original musical“Homecoming after the War”,based on the The Book of Songs,was performed for three consecutive days at Beijing Shunyi Grand Theater.


19th China Wuqiao International Circus Festival held in Hebei

The awarding ceremony was held in Wuqiao, China's "hometown of acrobatics" on Sunday. Founded in 1987, the festival showcased the highest level and the latest achievements in the world of acrobatics.