Ludian County Culture
There are many ethnic minorities that live there, and the major ethnic groups are Hui, Miao and Yi. In Ludian county, there are two ethnic towns, Taoyuan Hui Ethnic Town(桃源回族乡) and Ciyuan Hui Ethnic Town(茨院回族乡).
The Corban Festival is one part of the pilgrimage ceremonies of Muslims. During the first ten days of every December, Muslims go on a pilgrimage to Mecca. The last day of the pilgrimage is December 10th, on which grand ceremonial activities will be held.