The Dai people (Tai Lü: ᦑᦺᦟ ,တႆး [tai˥˩]; Tai Nüa: ᥖᥭᥰ, [tai˥], Chinese: 傣族; pinyin: Dǎizú) are one of several ethnic groups living in the Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture and the Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture (both in southern Yunnan, China), but by extension can apply to groups in Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma when Dai is used to mean specifically Tai Lue, Chinese Shan, Tai Dam, Tai Khao or even Tai in general.
A woman takes part in a parade to celebrate the Dai ethnic group new year in Jinghong, southwest China's Yunnan province on April 14, 2014. A series of celebrations kick off on April 13 to welcome the coming year of 1376 in the Dai ethnic group calendar, with people dancing and parading on the streets of Jinghong municipality in China's Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture. (Photo by AFP Photo)
In the Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture (西双版纳傣族自治州), to the east of its capital city of Jinghong (景洪), lies Mount Jino. Monsoons bring steady rain from both the Indian and Pacific Oceans from late May to late October. As such, luxuriant jungle-like forests dominate the landscape. Sunshine is rare for the Jino people, who reside in over 40 villages on Mount Jino. http://www.theworldofchinese.com/2013/08/the-jino-of-the-jungle/
Travel guide loses license over abuse of visitors Tourism officials in Yunnan province have ordered a travel agency to suspend its operations after a tour guide was videotaped verbally abusing visitors on a bus. The guide, Chen Chunyan, was angry because she had failed to persuade them to spend freely at scenic spots. The Yunnan Provincial Commission of Tourism Development said in a statement on Sunday that the authority has revoked Chen's license. The video, shot as the tour bus headed…
Dai people The Dai people are valley-dwelling rice cultivators of China's southwest frontier. The name "Dai" has been used officially since 1953 to replace "Tai" or "Thai." (Tai Lü: ᦑᦺᦟ; , Tai Nüa: ; , ) is one of several ethnic groups living in the Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture and the Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture (both in southern Yunnan, China), but by extension can apply to groups in Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma when Dai is used to mean specifically Tai…
Girls of Dai ethnic group perform umbrella dance during a cultural demonstration to celebrate the New Year of Dai ethnic group in Jinghong City, Dai Autonomous Prefecture of Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, April 14, 2015. Over 5,000 local people took part in the demonstration, presenting traditional arts and dances http://www.chinatraveltourismnews.com/2015/04/new-year-of-dai-ethnic-group-celebrated.html
XISHUANGBANNA FOTO FESTIVAL I'm very happy to share My Broken World is exhibited now at Xishuangbanna Foto Festival, curated by Agata Pietron. The 2014 Xishuangbanna Foto Festival takes place in Jing Hong City, Xishuangbanna Prefecture, Yunnan Province, P.R.China. When: from January 8 until February 8, 2014 Where: Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture Info: Xishuangbanna Foto Festival
Blang ethnic minority is one of ancient China. Mainly live in the Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture in western Yunnan Jinghong County and Menghai Lincang double Jiang, Wing Tak, Yun County, Gengma, thinking spear region Lancang, Mojiang counties. Population of 82,300 people (4th in 1990 census). The liberation of the spring of 1950.