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Yi people - shaman - Animal-Worship-Dancing-of-Yi-Nationality-of-Chuxiong---2---photo-by-Oliver-Huang
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Customs & Traditions of Yi people

There are about 4,705,700 Yi people in Yunnan. Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture and Honghe Hani Autonomous Prefecture are places most compactly inhabited by the Yis … Read more

Chicken wedding
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11 Amazing images of the Chicken wedding rooted in ancient rites

A village in southwest China staged a traditional wedding ritual this week that pits ancient traditions against modern views on animal welfare in a fast … Read more

tattooed women of China
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20 rare images of the last tattooed women of China

In the depth of the rain forest of the southwest China, along the border with Myanmar, there is a quite mysterious ethnic minority group, the Derung people (Derung, Dulong, 独龙族).

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The Kam People of China
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The Kam People of China

The Kam are still essentially a ‘hidden people’ – very little has been published in English about them.

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