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Waist Hoops: the Favorite of De’ang Girls

Southwest China’s Yunnan Province is home to many ethnic minority groups, whose beautiful and dazzling costumes, unique lifestyles, colorful festivals and exotic marriage customs attract a significant number of visitors. One such minority group is the De’ang minority group, which is scattered in Dehong Region in the province’s southwestern part. The most striking feature of [...]

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Mongolian Women

The Mongolian ethnic minority is chiefly distributed in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China, and they call themselves "Mongolians", meaning "Eternal Fires". People also call them "an ethnic minority on horseback". The Mongolians have their own language and alphabets. Mongolian women’s headwear is unique.         Lianchui Mongolian women often use a branched wooden stick as [...]

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