Xinjiang Ethnic Customs

  • Minorities in Xinjiang

    Minorities in Xinjiang

    Vast territory, long history, and the ancient Silk Road, all this makes Xinjiang a large stage for a variety of ethnic peoples and diverse cltures to develop and present themselves. Nowadays, there are 47 ethnic nationalities in Xinjiang, mainly Uygur, Han, Kazak, Hui, Mongolian, Kirkiz, Xibo, Tajik, Uzbek, Manchu, Russian, Daur and Tatar.


  • Mid-Autumn Festival

    Mid-Autumn Festival

    The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, usually in October in Gregorian calendar.


  • Xibo,The Ethnic CustomsThe Ethnic Customs of Xibo People

    Xibo,The Ethnic CustomsThe Ethnic Customs of Xibo People

    With a population of 36,000 in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, most of the Xibo people live in the Qapqal Xibo Autonomous County and Huocheng County and Gongliu County. The Xibo language belongs to the Manchu - Tungusic Group of the Altaic Language Family.


  • Daur With Long Standing Agricultural Culture And History

    Daur With Long Standing Agricultural Culture And History

    Daurs form an ethnic nationality with long standing agricultural culture and a long history in the north China.


  • Tatar In Xinjiang

    Tatar In Xinjiang

    Tatar in Xinjiang moved from Kashan, Siberia, and Ular. They live in Yili, Urumqi, Altar, Qitai, Jimushar.


  • Xinjiang Minority

    Xinjiang Minority

    Xinjiang has been populated by many ethnic groups, including a great number of nomadic tribes and nations.


  • Ethnic Sports

    Ethnic Sports

    Geographic features and ethnic cultures have greatly contributed to the development of local ethnic sports.


  • Ethnic Food

    Ethnic Food

    The vast land and diverse ethnic cultures of Xinjiang naturally "cook" a great variety of delicious ethnic foods.


  • Special Local Products

    Special Local Products

    Xinjiang offers visitors all kinds of special local products, Xinjiang jade is well known all over the world.


  • National Architecture

    National Architecture

    visitors are attracted by the distinctive styles of architectures of Xinjiang ethnic nationalities.