Lishui strives to revitalize intangible cultural heritage
Mar 20, 2023
Lishui city in Zhejiang province, home to over 400 intangible cultural heritage (ICH) items that are recognized at different levels, has blazed a path toward common prosperity through the preservation of ICH.
Ancient Lishui boxing martial art recognized
Feb 10, 2023
Buyiquan, or Buyi Fist – a form of Chinese boxing that is 500 years old – was recognized as a provincial-level item of intangible cultural heritage of East China's Zhejiang province recently.
Traditional horse dance a hit in Qingtian
Feb 6, 2023
A special horse dance was presented on Feb 5 by a group of folk performers in Haikou town in Qingtian county, located in East China's Zhejiang province, to celebrate the traditional Lantern Festival.
Lishui adds provincial intangible cultural heritage items
Feb 1, 2023
East China's Zhejiang province recently released the sixth batch of provincial-level intangible cultural heritage items, which include 10 items from the region's Lishui city.
Yunhe county to stage dragon lantern performance
Jan 29, 2023
A Banlong performance is scheduled to be held on Feb 3-5 in Yunhe county – administered by Lishui city in East China's Zhejiang province – to celebrate the Lantern Festival, the 15th day of the first lunar month.
Qingtian county stone carvings go on show in Hangzhou city
Aug 24, 2022
An exhibition showcasing the magnificent stone carvings of Qingtian county opened on Aug 21 at the Zhejiang Exhibition Hall – located in Hangzhou city, capital of East China's Zhejiang province – and will run to Aug 28.
Longquan's sword industry sets the standard
Aug 19, 2022
The Longquan sword, named after its birthplace in Longquan – a county-level city administered by Lishui in East China's Zhejiang province – has played a significant role in the story of Chinese and global weaponry development.
Ancient irrigation area in Lishui on ICID candidate list
May 11, 2022
The Chinese National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage on May 7 announced the list of Chinese candidates for the 2022 ICID World Heritage Irrigation Structures. The Songgu Irrigation Area in Songyang county was on the list.