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Wulige'er story-telling      2013-12-18

Wulige'er in Mongolian means 'story telling'. It was formed in the late Ming and early Qing dynasties.

Lurigele dance of the Daur ethic group      2013-12-18

Lurigele is a typical folk dance popular among the Daur people, who mostly live in Inner Mongolia and theHeilongjiang Rivervalley.

Hoomii      2013-12-18

The Mongolian 'chor' is multi-part singing sung by just one person. Hoomii, in Mongolian, means larynx.

Matouqin music      2013-12-18

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      2013-12-18

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

Mongolian long tune      2013-12-18

Urtin Duu or the 'Long Tune' is a historical Mongolian folk music song dating back to the 7th century AD.

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Ode to the Grassland rocks Beijing

Ode to the Grassland, a concert performed by the China Ethnic Song and Dance Ensemble, was recently staged in Beijing to celebrate the 70th birthday of the Inner Mongolia autonomous region.

Grassland Tales From Inner Mongolia

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the autonomous region, during which various celebrations are planned to showcase its prosperity and ethnic diversity.

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