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  • Square dance show displays Xiangxiang's new appearance

    2018-09-29 09:11:58

    The Xiangxiang square dance show took place at Jiangwan square on Sept 28. A total of 22 teams from all the towns and villages of the city performed in the show.

  • Traditional moon cakes inherit Xiangxiang culture

    2018-09-21 09:08:02

    Moon cake is the most traditional and important food during the Mid-Autumn Festival. The deliciously filled cake is round in shape like the full moon, which is a symbol of prosperity and family reunion.

  • Xiangxiang competes in "Taijiquan" to promote national fitness

    2018-08-27 16:38:30

    The Taijiquan contest (Xiangxiang division) of the first "Healthy Hunan" sports fever commenced in Xiangxiang, Hunan province on August 25.

  • Xiangxiang promotes national fitness

    2018-08-27 10:16:41

    The table tennis competition (Xiangxiang division) of the first "Healthy Hunan" sports fever took place at the municipal gymnasium in Xiangxiang, Hunan province on August 25 and 26.

  • Art exhibition celebrates CPC Founding Day

    2018-08-14 09:35:13

    An exhibition of Chinese calligraphy and painting copies by senior citizens opened at the recreation center for the elderly of Xiangxiang, Hunan province on July 2 and will run until July 6.

  • Photography exhibition showcases intangible cultural heritages in Xiangxiang

    2018-06-17 13:36:52

    A photography exhibition showcasing abundant Xiangxiang's intangible cultural heritages was held at Jiahengmao shopping center on June 16.

  • Flower-drum Opera Festival jollifies Xiangxiang

    2018-05-30 14:39:27

    Xiangxiang hosted its first Flower-drum Opera Art Festival in Jiangwan Square from May 22 to 26.

  • Jinshi Shiba Drums

    2018-05-23 08:46:18

    The drum made in Shiba village, Jinshi town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province, is a traditional and precious folk craftwork with a history of over 100 years. The secrets of its manufacture have been passed down for five generations.The Shiba drum is protected

  • Meiqiao night suona horn

    2018-04-12 16:51:40

    Meiqiao night suona horn is a cultural inheritance of Hunan's Xiangtan, originating from the boundary of Xiangxiang's Meiqiao Town and Xiangtan's Qingshan Qiao.

  • Lantern Festival show held in Xiangxiang

    2018-03-02 16:46:52

    A folklore cruise kicks off in the People's square in Xiangxiang, Hunan province at 1:30 pm on March 1 (the 14th day of the first month of the lunar calendar), 2018.

  • Gorgeous lantern show brightens Xiangxiang to welcome Lantern Festival

    2018-03-02 11:09:49

    A grand fire dragon lantern show was staged at Hutian Town, in Xiangxiang, Hunan province to welcome the upcoming Lantern Festival at 7 pm on Feb 27.

  • Events for betterment of rural areas held in Xiangxiang

    2018-01-22 09:17:59

    The municipal government of Xiangtan hosted theatrical performances in Luotangwan Community of Longdong Town, Xiangxiang, Xiangtan, Hunan province, to enrich the villages' lives on January 10, 2018, local media reported.

  • Xiangxiang promotes cultural heritage in schools

    2017-12-08 14:50:05

    Xiangxiang culture sports and tourism bureau hosted an intangible culture heritage promotion event at Dongfanghong, a local primary school run by Dongfanghong Education Group, to allow more children to experience the charm of traditional Chinese culture o

  • Art exhibition celebrates 30 years of Xiangxiang

    2017-09-14 13:25:49

    An exhibition featuring Chinese calligraphy and painting works opened at the Xiangxiang Museum in Hunan province on Sept 13 and will run until Sept 18.

  • Xiangxiang towns receive classic cultural honors

    2017-06-21 13:43:09

    The city of Xiangtan has been honored as a Hunan cultural hotspot as four towns and villages were selected in the first batch of Hunan Classic Cultural Towns and Villages. This included Longdong Town and Hutian Village, both located in Xiangxiang county-l

  • Xiangxiang Speaker Association celebrates 2017 annual meeting in April

    2017-04-08 17:28:34

    The Xiangxiang Speaker Association held its 2017 annual meeting on April 8 at the city's Local Taxation Bureau. Culture and art lovers of the city treated the attending audience to a series of exciting performences.

  • Xiangxiang holds 16th School Art and Culture Selection

    2017-03-27 09:28:22

    Xiangxiang held its 16th School Art and Culture Selection on March 25 at Xiangxiang No 2 Middle School. A total of 689 primary and middle school students participated in the event.

  • Dongshan Academy

    2016-12-16 18:14:44

    Dongshan Academy is the best preserved academy in Hunan province. It is a home to national key protected cultural relics, a demonstration base for patriotic education, a scenic spot of red tourism and a national 4A tourism resort.

  • Shuifu tourism resort

    2016-12-16 18:14:31

    Shuifu tourism resort is an ecological tourist destination in Xiangxiang, Hunan province covering an area of 177.2 square kilometers, with a water area of 45 sq km

  • Zeng Guofan's Life Research Museum

    2016-12-16 18:14:18

    Zeng Guofan's Life Research Museum was built by the Xiangxiang municipal government to promote Xiang Army culture.

  • Zeng Guoquan

    2016-12-16 18:10:13

    Zeng Guoquan (1824-1890) was a military leader of the Xiang Army in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Born in Xiangxiang, Hunan province, he was the brother of Zeng Guofan, also a top military commander in the Qing Dynasty.

  • Zeng Jize

    2016-12-16 18:08:58

    Zeng Jize (1839-1890) was a diplomat and scholar in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Zeng, born in Xiangxiang of Hunan province, was the eldest son of Zeng Guofan, an eminent Han Chinese official.

  • Feng Zizhen

    2016-12-16 18:06:01

    Feng Zizhen (1251-1348), a native of Xiangxiang county, Hunan province, was a poet and calligrapher during the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1271-1368).

  • Zeng Guofan

    2016-12-15 16:48:55

    Zeng Guofan (1811 - 1872) was a top military commander in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). He is best known for raising and organizing the Xiang Army to assist the Qing military in suppressing the Taiping Rebellion.

  • Cai Hesen

    2016-12-15 16:45:49

    Cai Hesen (1895-1931) was one of the earliest leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC). Cai was born in Xiangxiang county of Hunan province. In 1913, he s

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