Ewenki, Hani minorities show off their cultures in Harbin
Updated : 2018-06-06
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
Representatives of the Ewenki ethnic group in Harbin and the Hani ethnic group in Southwest China’s Yunnan province started an activity in Harbin on June 1 to promote their respective cultures.
The event included two parts: one for people of Ewenki ethnicity to demonstrate their traditional skills, such as making clothes by using birch bark; and the other for people of Hani ethnicity to perform songs in their traditional language.
The event gave the two ethnic groups an opportunity to show off their rich cultural heritage to a wider audience, with Harbin residents getting the chance to know more about the Ewenki and Hani peoples.
Representatives of the Ewenki and Hani ethnic groups pose for a photograph in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province on June 1. [Photo/Chinanews.com]
Hani people perform songs in their traditional language. [Photo/Chinanews.com]
Two Ewenki musicians perform using traditional musical instruments developed by members of their ethnic group. [Photo/Chinanews.com]
Harbin Red Cross organized a medical and health volunteer team to provide free medical services for residents in Nangang district.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action on the afternoon of May 31.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.