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Cultural heritages, traditions in Central China’s Henan

Updated: Jul 20,2016 11:22 AM     Xinhua

Photo taken on July 16, 2016 shows a temple in Guanlin town, a tourist destination, in Luoyang city of Central China’s Henan province. Situated on the central plain of China, Luoyang is one of the cradles of Chinese civilization and is a great ancient capital of China. [Photo/Xinhua]

Folk artists perform during a temple fair in Daokou town of Huaxian county, Central China’s Henan province, March 6, 2016. A traditional temple fair with a history of 700 years was held every year in the town. [Photo/Xinhua]

Photo taken on July 16, 2016 shows ancient buildings in Kangdian town of Gongyi city, Central China’s Henan province. [Photo/Xinhua]

Zhang Jizhong, a wood engraving maker, checks his New Year printings at a studio in Zhuxian town of Kaifeng city, Central China’s Henan province, July 16, 2016. Zhuxian town is famous by its traditional wood engraved New Year printing art, which was listed in the National Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2006.[Photo/Xinhua]

Children watch a performance of lion dancing in an ancient theater in Jingziguan town of Xichuan county, Central China’s Henan province, March 5, 2015. [Photo/Xinhua]

Photo taken on June 28, 2015 shows ancient buildings in Shedian town of Sheqi county, Central China’s Henan province. Shedian, with other 27 towns with distinctive characteristics in the province, are listed as the first batch of featured tourism townships of Henan province. [Photo/Xinhua]

Yoga enthusiasts practice at an ancient courtyard in Shenhou town of Yuzhou city, Central China’s Henan province, Oct 1, 2015.[Photo/Xinhua]