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Dulong Nationality
Beijing Time:2017-03-02 16:45:00  Page views:  

  Dulong nationality is the least populous ethnic minority in Yunnan.They mainly live in the valley of Dulongjiang ,Gongshan County ,the northwest of Yunnan Province. Some people live in small and dispersed groups along the Nujiang River of Fugong County and Weixi County. Dulong nationality is known as “Qiu”" or “Qu”. People are kind and friendly, there no one pockets anything found on the road, leave their doors open at night.

  Brave and industrious Dulong people honor contract and keep promises, their feelings are sincere and simple. Men and women wear black and white Dulong blankets .Men like wearing sword and arrow.Women used to have the custom of tattooing.

  When the young Dulong men and women get married ,they are used to drinking concentric wine ,it express the young couple will grow old together and never to be separated.

  “Kaquewa” Festival is the Dulong nationality’s traditional festival, during the festival, an old ritual named”cattle nimble andworship heaven”is held by Dulong people, Gongs are beaten and drums are stricken,Guozhuang dance is jumped to celebrate the festival.

  Dulong people make living by agriculture,gathering and hunting .(Web editor: Zhang Yun)

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  A Dulong woman

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  A Dulong woman

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  Old women in traditional Dulong ethnic costumes.

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  Dulong new habitation

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  An old woman with facial tattooing is knitting a traditional Dulong blanket.

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