Shuangjiang County Culture

1. Ethnic groups

Shuangjiang is the hometown of multi-ethnic culture in China. There are 23 ethnic minorities including Lahu, Wa, Bulang, Dai, Bai, Yi and so on, living in the territory. Ethnic minority population takes up 45% of total population. Shuangjiang county is one of the main settlements and cultural birthplaces of Bulang people.

2. Ethnic Culture

In the long-term development process, 23 ethnic groups in Shuangjiang county has created and combined the unique and harmonious multi-ethnic culture with Lahu, Wa, Bulang and Dai as main characteristic. There are most distinctive ethnic culture like Lahu 72 dance routines(拉祜族72路打歌) and Wa Jizong Spinning Top(佤族鸡枞陀螺); and the most traditional handcraft like Tripe Quilt and Bee Barrel Drum of Bulang, Freehand ceramics of Dai.