AN ENTHRALLING JOURNEY THROUGH INNER MONGOLIAN CULTURE

Traditionally praised in music and literature, the vast, diverse landscape, vibrant ethnic mix and strong cultural heritage makes Inner Mongolia an intriguing tourist destination.

Recently, The Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Kolkata organised a Chinese New Year celebration programme  in Kolkata. The Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Kolkata Mr. Zha Liyou inaugurated the event.

The opening song and dance performance was based on  praising the grassland.  Singer  Chaogebadala sang “Little Yellow Horse”. Mongolian horses are faithful partners of herdsmen. Whenever grassland people express their inner feelings , they always use horses as metaphors. Female dance performance from Briat charmed the audience with their beautiful singing and graceful dance moves.

While male wrestling dance showed the bravery,wit and rudeness  of the dancers captivated the audience with their dancing movements of the eagle soaring and lion galloping. The most enjoyable performance was when the performers played Indian song jimmy jimmy aaja aaja with the combination of Morin Khuur and Khoomei.  The wedding ceremony dance and song  showcased .the essence of Mongolian etiquette and customs. The audience got a taste of the magic show :dancing flower which won the gold medal at the Shanghai International Magic Festival.

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