Articles in Ethnic China
religious feeling of the Wa people: with a deeper religious
more than 30% of their wealth was spent for religious activities.
forest of the Wa people: in the past, every village has some
sacred forest, some times with different functions, one for expel the
devils, one for dispose of the head hunted.
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Li Yangsong.- Oracle Chicken Bones of the Wa People in Ximeng, Yunnan
Slaves appeared among the Wa people around the mid 1800s, and before the middle of the 1950s patriarchal slavery existed among approximately 40.000 Was in Ximeng in Yunnan province.
Aroonrut Wichienkeeo.- Lua Leading Dogs, Toting Chaek, Carrying Chickens: Some Comments
Kings coronation ceremony in which the Lua participated in the procession
entering Chiang Mai bringing dogs, chaek, and chickens, the local Chiang
Mai chronicles record that
to the materials available, we think nothing is more primitive, peculiar
and sacred than the wooden drums which are still used in the areas where
the Wa people live. The Wa folks think the bronze drums can be compared
to "the Mother of all the Musical Instrument"
Ethnic China Photo Exhibitions about Wa Nationality
Documentary Films about the Wa Nationality
documentary about the Wa in the Golden Triangle: Living
in their poor and misty mountains have been integrated in the global web
of trade in a position not very advantageous. Politics designed thousands
of kilometers away can have a definitive impact on their lives.
dvds and vcds about the Wa minority
Wa ethnic group in the art: In the works of some Chinese
to Wa lands
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