Local heritage

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The highly reputed Suzhou cuisine is like the century-long Kunqu Opera, one nourishing the body and the other the mind.[Detail]
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As one of the important solar terms in Chinese lunar calendar, the winter solstice is always celebrated in many places, including Nanjing.[Detail]
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A ceremony was held at the Memorial Hall of the Victims in Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders on Dec 3, at which Yan Gongda, Level-1 national artist and a master of cursive script, donated his calligraphic scroll March of Volunteers to the memorial hall.[Detail]
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Yudong Town is an old town with a history of more than 1,300 years in Jiangsu, as well as the only town with surrounding moat preserved in Nantong.[Detail]
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Nine projects in Zhenjiang are shortlisted as the fourth batch of Jiangsu provincial-level intangible cultural heritage representatives on Nov 19.[Detail]
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Niushou Mountain cultural tourist area began trial operation on Oct. 31, with Foding Palace, Foding Tower and Foding Temple open to the public.[Detail]
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The state ceremony for China's first National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims is held at the memorial hall for the massacre victims in Nanjing,capital city of east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec.13.[Detail]
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Residents living along the Yihe Road,the embassy district of the Republic of China in Nanjing,hung Chinese five-star red flags at their gates to celebrate the upcoming 66th anniversary of the establishment of the People's Republic of China.[Detail]
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A cultural activity was held at the historic block around Nanjing Ganxi's Mansion on Sept. 28, 2015. Young people across the world experienced local intangible cultural heritages of Nanjing, including paper-cutting, velvet flower, clay figurine, bamboo carving and colored lantern.[Detail]
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Over 60 embroiderers competed for the championship via a theory test as well as an on-the-spot embroidering contest . [Detail]
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Folk artists displayed 8 traditional folk customs including stilt walking and stone lock .[Detail]
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Jiangsu is a great province rich in culture with various cultural heritages, some of which have been included into the United Nations Intangible Heritage.[Detail]
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Jiangsu is a great province rich in culture with various cultural heritages, some of which have been included into the United Nations Intangible Heritage. [Detail]
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The scarf “Ancient Suzhou” she designed in 2013, for example, contains images of Taihu rocks, a Chinese lute and Yueju Opera figures and is printed with modern techniques.[Detail]
Zhouzhuang shows off its carving technique
There's a peach-stone carving shop at No 78, Zhongshi Street in the city of Zhouzhuang, Jiangsu province, where a craftsman is hard at work and describing the art of peach-stone carving, a tradition that he inherited from his ancestors 20 years ago.[Detail]