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.
A photography exhibition showcasing abundant Xiangxiang's intangible cultural heritages was held at Jiahengmao shopping center on June 16.
Xiangxiang hosted its first Flower-drum Opera Art Festival in Jiangwan Square from May 22 to 26.
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 is a cultural inheritance of Hunan's Xiangtan, originating from the boundary of Xiangxiang's Meiqiao Town and Xiangtan's Qingshan Qiao.
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.
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.
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 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
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.
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
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 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 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 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 was built by the Xiangxiang municipal government to promote Xiang Army culture.
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 (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 (1251-1348), a native of Xiangxiang county, Hunan province, was a poet and calligrapher during the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1271-1368).
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 (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
Cai Chang was born in 1900 in Shuangfeng county, Hunan province. She is an outstanding leader of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and a pioneer of the women's movement.
Jiang Wan was an official of the state of Shu Han during the Three Kingdoms Period (AD 220-280).
Liu Jintang (1844-1894) was born in Shanzao town of Xiangxiang, Hunan province. He contributed to suppressing the Taiping Rebellion and the rebellion of the Hui ethic group.
Xiao San (1896-1983) was a world-renowned poet and an excellent proletarian cultural fighter born in Xiangxiang, Hunan province.