Chinese Culture

China exchange program seeks to blend cultures

East meets West is more than a phrase. It’s the driving force behind a Chinese exchange program that hopes to bring cultures together through music. Acclaimed guzheng soloist Yuan Sha led the group’s recent performance in New York. CGTN’s Nina Edwards reports.


What is the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival?

With a history over 2,000 years, the Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Duanwu Festival (端午节), is steeped in tradition and legend. The holiday commemorates Qu Yuan, a Chinese poet and patriot who lived from 340-278 BCE.