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Intangible cultural heritages go into campus in Tibet

2015-06-16 Lily Li
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Photo taken on Jun. 13, 2015, the tenth Cultural Heritage Day in China, shows dancers from Ngari Prefecture performing "Xuan Dance" at the old campus of Tibet University, Lhasa, capital of southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. "Xuan Dance" is a traditional Tibetan folk dance mixed with narrating, singing and dancing, inherited from the ancient Guge Kingdom thousands of years ago. It was listed as a state-level intangible cultural heritage in 2008. [Photo/Xinhua]

Photo taken on Jun. 13, 2015 shows dancers from a folk art troupe of Lhundrup County performing "Xie Dance" at the old campus of Tibet University, Lhasa, capital of southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. The "Xie Dance" is a dance to the accompaniment of a stringed instrument. It was listed as an intangible cultural heritage of autonomous level in 2013. [Photo/Xinhua]