Start of Winter is the first solar term of winter, which means winter is coming and crops harvested in autumn should be stored up.
The traditional Chinese solar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Start of Autumn, (Chinese: 立秋), the 13th solar term of the year, begins this year on Aug 8 and ends on Aug 22.
Beating drums, synchronous strokes and an exhilarated crowd. Such spectacles of excitement are no rare scene across China on Duanwu, or Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month.
A group of expats learned how to perform Yueju Opera at the Yiwu Cultural Square Theater on Feb 9, according to local media outlets.
The project "Traditional tea processing techniques and associated social practices in China" was included in List of Representative Work of Human Intangible Cultural Heritage on Nov 29.
Traditional tea processing techniques and their associated social practices in China were added to UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity on Tuesday.
Yiwu Qiaotou Site was listed among the top 10 archaeological discoveries in Zhejiang province in the new era and has attracted much attention in recent days.
Jiting village in Fotang town, Yiwu, Zhejiang province, boasts 200 years of history in making millennium-old Red Yeast Wine, a provincial-level intangible cultural heritage item in Yiwu.