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  • Make time for Dongyue Temple Fair, the annual folk festival


    The annual folk festival -- Dongyue Temple Fair -- is in full swing on sacred Mount Tai in Tai'an city, Shandong province, with an array of vibrant artistic performances, exhibitions and custom shows to take place during the six-day pageant.

  • Exhibition of Taohuawu woodcuts opens at Shandong Art Museum


    Shandong residents can glimpse Suzhou's glorious past through a special exhibition of the city's ancient Taohuawu woodcut prints unveiled on April 6 at the Shandong Art Museum in Jinan, capital of Shandong province.

  • Reviving traditional Chinese archery


    If you had been at Daming Lake, a major scenic spot in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province, on April 2, then you may have come across an unusual sight - several people dressed in Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220) costumes firing bows and arrows by the lakeside.

  • Shandong looks ahead in cultural inheritance


    It is the sixth year of Shandong province's implementation of its "culture benefiting the masses" campaign. This year the province will roll out 13 related activities and projects with a promotional budget of 405 million yuan ($58.82 million).

  • Qingming Festival marked in Chinese paintings


    The Qingming Festival dates back to the Zhou Dynasty (c. 11th century-256 BC) and many painters in history have left many works portraying the traditional event. Let's take a look.

  • Fishermen mark sea ritual in E China's Shandong


    Locals celebrate Tianheng Sea Ritual in Huanglongzhuang village in Tianheng township of Jimo city, East China's Shandong province, March 16, 2017.

  • A glimpse of women's makeup in ancient China


    Cultural relics unearthed in ancient tombs in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region reveal women's makeup in ancient times.