CULTURE Visitors experience traditional Chinese customs in Maotang Village

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Visitors experience traditional Chinese customs in Maotang Village

Xinhua

10:51, January 24, 2021

Visitors experience making tofu in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

People visit traditional residences at the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors experience milling rice powder in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors pose for photos in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Lantern decorations are hung in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors shout out their new year wishes besides a wish wall in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors experience paper-cutting in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Lantern decorations are seen in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors learn to make paper-cuttings in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

A visitor selects new year goods at a spring market in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Visitors pose for photos in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

A visitor walks in the ancient Maotang Village in Yuhang District of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Jan. 22, 2021. Located in the western mountainous area of Hangzhou, the ancient Maotang Village has a long history and lots of ancient Huizhou buildings. As the Spring Festival approaches, folk activities such as spring market, couplet writing, sticky rice cake making, paper-cutting are held here for visitors to experience the traditional Chinese customs. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

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