Yunnan Folk Art in Brief
is a multi-ethnic province, and one of only three provinces and
regions in China whose ethnic groups' population exceeds 10 million.
In fact, the total population of its ethnic groups is over 13 million.
Of China's 55 ethnic groups, Yunnan has 51, of which 25 live within
their own compact communities, and each has a population of over
5,000. Fifteen groups were born in Yunnan, and have lived only in
the province. They are the Bai, Hani, Dai, Lisu, Wa, Lahu, Naxi,
Jingpo, Bulang, Pumi, Nu, De'ang, Dulong, Achang and Jinuo minorities.
The province has effectively implemented the state policies
with regard to ethnic minorities. All nationalities
here live and work peacefully in harmony and contentment.
Colorful ethnic cultures and arts make up a " museum
of ethnic minorities ", presenting a truly charming
of the Ethnic Minorities
Clothing and Decoration
Songs and Dances