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Hanshan Temple Bell Ringing Festival

2018-04-01

The ancient Hanshan Temple Bell Ringing in Suzhou is one of China’s oldest and largest New Year festivals. In traditional Chinese culture, the stroke of midnight is celebrated by ringing the great bells of Buddhist temples.

Suzhou embroidery

2018-04-03

Suzhou embroidery is the general name of embroidery products made in the Suzhou area of Eastern China.

Kunqu Opera

2018-04-03

The origin of Kunqu opera started from Guan Yunshi, an official of the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), who was of the Mongolian ethnic group.

Pingtan

2018-04-04

Suzhou Pingtan, storytelling and ballad singing in Suzhou dialect is the general name of Suzhou Pinghua and Suzhou storytelling to the accompaniment of stringed instruments.

Huqiu clay figurine

2018-04-04

Suzhou clay figurine craft, formerly also known as “Huqiu clay figurine” mainly spread in the Huqiu mountain area, Suzhou.

Xiangshan School Architecture Technique

2018-04-04

Xiangshan Mountain, located by the side of Taihu Lake in Suzhou city, is home to skilled architects known as “Xiangshan School Craftsmen”.

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