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  • Beauty and diversity of Inner Mongolian music

    2017-04-19

    Many people picture a horse head fiddle and classic melodies, such as Hong Yan, when they think of Inner Mongolian music. The instruments used and music played have a strong nomadic style, which is always a gift to listen to.

  • Five traditional Inner Mongolian dances and their history

    2017-04-28

    Inner Mongolian people love dancing and singing and have created many kinds of dances.

  • Sacrificial ceremony to Hasar Khan

    2015-10-30

    Hasar Memorial Hall, located at the foot of Shaorong Mountain, is considered to be a consecrated sacrificial site. Sacrificial offerings at hall are dedicated to the extraordinary character of Hasar Khan.

  • Baotou dough modeling

    2015-10-29

    Baotou dough modeling is listed among the city’s intangible cultural heritage items in June 2012.

  • Errentai Opera in Baotou

    2015-10-29

    Errentai Opera is a traditional Chinese folk opera from Shanxi province which was developed in the west Inner Mongolia autonomous region, Shanxi, Shaanxi and Hebei provinces.

  • Marriage customs in Baotou

    2015-10-29

    Marriage customs in Baotou combine ethnic culture, unique folk customs and melodious singing and dancing with hilarious activities. It embodies the diligence, courage and intelligence of Inner Mongolians.

  • Sugar-blowing sculpture

    2015-10-29

    Sugar-blowing sculpture is a traditional handicraft long popular all over China, especially in Tianmen city and Mianyang city (present-day Xiantao city) of Central China’s Hubei province.

  • Matouqin music

    2015-05-11

    The instrument has a long history, and it was quite popular with the Mongolian people during the early period of the 13th century.

  • Sihu music

    2015-05-11

    The sihu, a bowed instrument, is so named because of its four strings and it is commonly found in Inner Mongolia.