Mangbang Village of Dongbanshan Mountain in Mengku Town, Lincang
Plan your Lincang Ethnic Villages Tour to Lincang? Visit Mangbang Village of Dongbanshan Mountain in Shuangjiang County, Lincang which is one of the most fascinating ethnic villages in Lincang. Explore the local folk ethnic culture including History, Food and Dining, Clothing, Customs and Traditions, Architecture, Festivals, Crafts, Religion, Language of local ethnic people in Mangbang Village of Dongbanshan Mountain in Shuangjiang County, Lincang.
Chinese Name: 勐库东半山：忙蚌村
English Name: Mangbang Village of Dongbanshan Mountain in Mengku Town, Lincang
Mangbang(忙蚌) is a Lahu village. There are more than 140 families, divided into big (Dazhai/大寨) and small (Xiaozhai/小寨) stockades. There are more than 120 families in the big stockade, 95% of them are Lahu, and only 20 families in the small stockade, mainly Han. Mangbang Dazhai(忙蚌大寨) is an ancient Lahu ethnic village. There is a large amount of water passing through the middle of the village. Lahu people build houses on both sides of the stream. There is a large ancient tea garden on the south slope of the village. The tree age is about 100 years. It is also cultivated according to the cultivation method of rattan tea in Mangnuo Dazhai ancient tea garden. The ancient tea garden of the Mangbang was planted by the Lahu people. Before 1930, the Mangbang Dazhai had not been inhabited by the Han people. Lahu people’s own Kachai (卡些/village head) had prestige, which made the Han people dare not go to the Mangbang Dazhai village to change their fields for tea gardens with wine, so that the tea gardens were preserved.