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2,000-year-old puppet-wrestling performance in Qingshui, Gansu

2014-07-02 11:07:50



Puppet-wrestling performance, originated from Western Han Dynasty (206BC-AD9), is still popular at Qingshui county of northwest China's Gansu province. It is a form of performances of Shehuo, a mass entertainment activity celebrating traditional festive occasions. [Photo/Yang Zhaokang]

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