A glance at Chinese ancient bronze percussion instrument Qin Gong Bo

Kept in Baoji Bronze Ware Museum in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Qin Gong Bo is a type of bronze percussion instrument dating back to the Spring and Autumn period (770 B.C.-476 B.C.). In 197...

Date:2024-05-24

Young Russians eager to learn Chinese

Every Sunday, Chinese-language tutor Kirill Burobin starts work early in the morning and remains busy until midnight.

Date:2024-05-20

Int'l Tea Day spotlights China's ancient tea traditions

May 21 marks the fifth International Tea Day, the first global festival for the agriculture sector spearheaded by major tea-producing nations such as China. The event celebrates tea's economic, soc...

Date:2024-05-22

Cultural revival helps retain charm of rural China

Yu Zhiliang, a 66-year-old villager from Wuyuan County in east China's Jiangxi Province, has returned to his hometown after living in the bustling southern metropolis of Shenzhen for over three dec...

Date:2024-05-22

Chinese proficiency competition held in Lebanese capital Beirut

A Chinese proficiency competition was held in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Saturday, marking an annual event aimed at inspiring students to learn Chinese language and boosting the world's underst...

Date:2024-05-21

Ethnic cultural carnival enlivens SW China's Guiyang

Moved by the cheerful rhythm of a song and dressed in her own ethnic costume, Chen Chuanqian, along with many others from different ethnic groups, sang and danced in Guiyang, capital of southwest C...

Date:2024-05-21

Archaeological excavation at Wuwangdun tomb in Anhui yields major findings

The archaeological excavation at the Wuwangdun tomb in east China's Anhui Province has yielded major findings, unearthing over 3,000 cultural relics, according to China's cultural heritage administ...

Date:2024-05-21

Cattle bone powder first discovered in pottery bonding from China's ancient horse statue

Chinese researchers have discovered cattle bone powder for the first time in an ancient adhesive of a pottery horse excavated from a tomb that can be traced back to the Han Dynasty (202 B.C.-220 A....

Date:2024-05-21

China issues special stamps featuring traditional Chinese opera

China Post has issued a set of stamps featuring scenes from the Yue Opera, a traditional Chinese opera originating from east China's Zhejiang Province and one of the most popular Chinese opera genres.

Date:2024-05-21

Marco Polo's journey reconstructed through Chinese-Italian museum collaboration

Seven hundred years after Marco Polo's death, the Venetian merchant's legendary expedition to the East has once again captured the interest of global travelers, with a remarkable exhibition held at...

Date:2024-05-20

Tianjin's century-old museum tells of Sino-French bond

A complete hairy rhinoceros skeleton has been on display for a century at the National Museum of Natural History in France, while a similar skeleton unearthed in the same place of China is on displ...

Date:2024-05-20

China lauds progress on Intl Museum Day

China opened 268 new museums across the country in the past year, creating a total of 6,833 registered museums nationwide, the National Cultural Heritage Administration announced on Saturday, Inter...

Date:2024-05-20

Virtual Mogao Caves show the world strengths of digitizing relics ——'Go online' strategy

Having spent around a year to develop an online digital project that exhibits legacies in the "Sutra Cave" of China's Mogao Caves, it has recently launched its international version, allowing users...

Date:2024-05-20

Chengdu Museum's path to international cooperation

Date:2024-05-20

Decoding the popularity of traditional Yue Opera

China’s traditional operas are in. Young Yue Opera actress Chen Lijun recently appeared on the showRide the Wind 2024, bringing traditional culture to the stage of the popular show and stunning au...

Date:2024-05-20

Shandong Event of 2024 International Museum Day held

Recently,theShandong event of2024International Museum Day was held at Shandong Museumwith the theme of"Museums Committed to Education and Research", emphasizing the crucial role of cultural institu...

Date:2024-05-20

The China-Russia Years of Culture emphasize people-to-people exchanges

In a grand ceremony held on Wednesday in the Russian Embassy in Beijing, two sculptures portraying the renowned Russian novelist Maxim Gorky (1868-1936) and his Chinese counterpart Lu Xun (1881-193...

Date:2024-05-20

ISO technical committee on cultural heritage protection inaugurated at Palace Museum

Proposed by China and officially approved in March 2024, the committee is the first technical committee established by the ISO in the field of global cultural heritage protection since its inception.

Date:2024-05-15

Chinas Bronze Age relics enchant American audience

From stately phoenixes, writhing serpents and horned spirits to fleshy jades, sonorous bells and swathes of wispy silk, the cultural relics from China's Bronze Age thrilled visitors at the Asian Ar...

Date:2024-05-15

AI, digital technologies inject new impetus to cultural tourism boom

During this year's May Day holiday, immersive, interactive exhibitions not only stopped tourists in their tracks but also gave new impetus to the cultural tourism boom.

Date:2024-05-15

London Craft Week kicks off with Chinese craftsmanship under spotlight

The 10th London Craft Week kicked off here on Monday with hundreds of talents worldwide to celebrate craftsmanship through workshops, exhibitions, and talks across the city.

Date:2024-05-15

Grand Canal exhibition in China showcases archaeological findings

An exhibition showcasing the significant archaeological discoveries along the Grand Canal opened in east China's Jiangsu Province on Tuesday, to mark the 10th anniversary of the ancient artificial ...

Date:2024-05-15

Cultural legacy propels development of rural communities surrounding Sanxingdui Ruins

The Sanxingdui Ruins, an archaeological site in Guanghan, southwest China's Sichuan province, are revered as one of the greatest archaeological findings of the 20th century.

Date:2024-05-15

Young Russian martial arts practitioners explore kung fu roots

A group of young Russian martial arts practitioners recently visited the home of kung fu and tai chi in Henan Province on a cultural exchange and study tour. During their stay in Henan from May 10 ...

Date:2024-05-15

Weifang intangible cultural heritage shines in Gunma, Japan

Recently, Weifang High-tech Zone, in collaboration with KEK Corporation, held a promotion event forcultural andcreative productsofintangible cultural heritage under the theme of "Promoting Sino-Jap...

Date:2024-05-09

China sees nearly 300 mln domestic tourist trips during May Day holiday

BEIJING, May 6 (Xinhua) -- China saw about 295 million domestic tourist trips during the five-day May Day holiday that ended Sunday, up 7.6 percent year on year and 28.2 percent from the same perio...

Date:2024-05-09

Chinese cultural performances, language-learning stories amaze U.S. youth

Cultural performances by artists from southeast China's Fujian Province and stories of Chinese-speaking Americans on learning the language impressed around 100 U.S. students here at an event on Mon...

Date:2024-05-09

Domestic, foreign musicians gather in Qingdao for dulcimer art

Recently, the first ChinaDulcimer Elite Performance and QingdaoDulcimer CulturalFestival was held in Jimo District, Qingdao. The event included a grand opening ceremony, a worlddulcimer culture con...

Date:2024-05-09

International friends visit Wenshui Academy to experience Chinese ancient life

Recently, the "FriendlyShandongRemarkableShandong"internationalfriend experience activity visited Wenshui Academy in Laiwu District, Jinan. International studentsof8 countriesfrom Shandong Normal U...

Date:2024-05-09

Chemical and biological methods help restore ancient books in north China

Tianjin Library is home to a collection of 590,000 ancient books and has conducted ancient book restoration work for over 70 years.

Date:2024-04-25

Sino-French sound art exhibition opens in Shanghai

A Sino-French exhibition titled "I Never Dream Otherwise than Awake: Journeys in Sound" was unveiled at the West Bund Museum in Shanghai on Thursday.

Date:2024-04-26

A witness of cultural exchange

Since China proposed the Belt and Road Initiative 11 years ago, aiming to boost connectivity along and beyond the ancient Silk Road routes, many questions have been raised: What does the initiative...

Date:2024-05-09

Students in UK wowed by time-honored cultural treasures of China

Gazing down on spectators, with impressive noses and daunting staring eyes, bronze masks and figures displayed during a digital tour of Chinese artifacts have wowed British school students.

Date:2024-04-26

Algeria hosts 23rd "Chinese Bridge" language competition for university students

The final round of the 23rd "Chinese Bridge" language competition for university students in Algeria was held on Thursday at Algiers 2 University.

Date:2024-04-26

Cultural and tourism promotional event for E China's Anhui held in St. Petersburg, Russia

A cultural and tourism promotional event themed "Beautiful Anhui Engages with the World" was held in St. Petersburg, Russia, on April 22 to introduce east China's Anhui Province to the city’s citi...

Date:2024-04-26

Exhibition in Guangzhou marks debut appearance in China of sculpture by Jeff Koons

Sacred Heart, a sculpture by renowned US artist Jeff Koons, is being exhibited as part of the International Contemporary Art Exhibition at the One Song Center of Guangzhou One Pengrui, marking the ...

Date:2024-04-26

Chinese, Cambodian martial artists make joint performance at famed Angkor

The event was designed to promote tourism and cultural exchanges between Cambodia and China, Cambodian Tourism Minister Sok Soken says.

Date:2024-04-25

China reading corner launched at Kenya's training facility

The Kenya School of Government, a state-owned training facility for civil servants, inaugurated a China corner library on Wednesday, stocked with books covering humanities and sciences from China.

Date:2024-04-25

Liangzhu Museum in E China's Hangzhou offers glimpse into millennia-old Chinese civilization

The Liangzhu Museum in Hangzhou, capital city of east China's Zhejiang Province, serves as a window into the splendid ancient Chinese civilization.

Date:2024-04-25

China's Shanxi culture, tourism promotion event held in Morocco

A culture and tourism promotion event was held in Rabat, the capital of Morocco, on Monday to showcase north China's Shanxi Province to the Moroccan public.

Date:2024-04-25

Culture, driving force in boosting Iran-China ties: experts

Iranian experts have highlighted the significant role culture can play in contributing to the development of Iran-China relations in various fields.

Date:2024-04-25

World celebrates United Nation's annual Chinese Language Day

Featuring countries like Kenya and Nepal, a number of varied cultural events were recently held all around the globe to celebrate the 2024 UN Chinese Language Day.

Date:2024-04-22

Ancient book restorers bring broken old books "back to life" in China's Jilin

Jilin University boasts a collection of nearly 400,000 ancient books in its library. According to Zhang Qi, a restorer of ancient books in the library of Jilin University, the school has been carry...

Date:2024-04-22

Chinese Embassy in Britain celebrates UN Chinese Language Day to promote cultural exchanges

A special exhibition of Chinese characters was launched here on Saturday to celebrate the Chinese Language Day of the United Nations (UN).

Date:2024-04-22

Romania's Confucius Institute celebrates Chinese Language Day

The Confucius Institute of Transylvania University of Brasov, Romania, hosted on Friday a series of activities to celebrate the international Chinese Language Day.

Date:2024-04-22

China's Bronze Age art comes alive in exhibition in San Francisco

A major exhibition of Chinese cultural relics from China's Bronze Age opened in San Francisco, U.S. state of California, on Friday.

Date:2024-04-22

Chinese Language Day celebrated in Norway

A series of activities have been held in Norway to celebrate the United Nations Chinese Language Day, attracting a large number of participants.

Date:2024-04-22

China's ancient artworks in the international frame

Editor's note: China, a country with a long and splendid cultural history, demonstrates its exceptional achievements via numerous heritage sites, intangible cultural heritage items, tourist attract...

Date:2024-04-22

Liangzhu Ruins to host World Heritage Day main event——Experts reaffirm significance of Venice Charter

The main event for the International Day for Monuments and Sites, also known as World Heritage Day, is set to take place at the Liangzhu Ruins in East China's Zhejiang Province on Thursday.

Date:2024-04-22

Overseas hanfu clubs serve as cultural ambassadors

Serving as more than just fabric, the traditional Chinese hanfu continues to weave a cultural tapestry that binds individuals, communities and nations.

Date:2024-04-11