Intangible Cultural Heritage Fair attracts numerous visitors to Gongtan, Youyang
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The other day, the Intangible Cultural Heritage Performance, which integrates national and municipal items, was successfully held at Xiqin Hall, Gongtan Ancient Town, Youyang County, Chongqing.
Youyang Yangxi Opera.
Youyang Blow & Beat.
National and municipal intangible cultural heritage inheritors from several towns and villages delivered excellent performances such as “Youyang Tujia Waving Dance”, “Youyang Folk Song”, “Youyang Ancient Song”, “Gongtan Blow & Beat”, “Weeding Work Song”, “Heishui Work Song”, “Gongtan Gong & Drum”, “Yangxi Opera with Mask”, “Mountain of Swords” and “Green Gram Starch Making” to experts, scholars, professors and visitors on the site.
Mountain of Swords.
It is reported that the Tujia and Miao ethnicities at the Wuling Mountain Area of Youyang (southeast Chongqing) own three national intangible cultural heritages, 25 municipal intangible cultural heritages and 198 county intangible cultural heritages. Besides, there are four national intangible cultural heritage inheritors, 46 municipal intangible cultural heritage inheritors and 224 county intangible cultural heritage inheritors.