China By Jeyla lynch Sara Higginbotham Seth Tsosie
Temperature • Spring: 10-22°C, Western suits, jackets, sports coats, woolen jackets, long sleeve shirts and travel shoes. • Summer: 22°C and above, T-shirts, short sleeve shirts, skirts, sandals, caps, rain wear. • Autumn: 10-22°C, Western suits, jackets, sports coats, light woolen sweaters, rain wear and travel shoes • Winter: 10°C or lower, overcoat, cotton clothes, lined coats. In very cold areas a cap, gloves and cotton-padded shoes are required.
Capital and Main Cities • BeijingPresent day capital of ChinaCapital of Qing Dynasty • Nanjing • Hangzhou • Kaifeng • Luoyang
Historical Facts • The Ming Dynasty built the great wall in the 1400’s and 1500’s. • 1962 hong kong on may there was a sudden mass movement of chin ease to enter hong kong from adjoining commitment territory.
Cultures • Despite the ravages of time, war and ideology, there's still a lot to see architecturally. Traces of the past include the imperial structures of Beijing, the colonial buildings of Shanghai, the occasional rural village and Buddhist, Confucian and Taoist temples. Funerary art was already a feature of Chinese culture in Neolithic times (9000-6000 BC), ranging from ritual vessels and weapons to pottery figures, jade and sacrificial vessels made of bronze. Earthenware production is almost as ancient, with the world's first proto-porcelain being produced in China in the 6th century AD, reaching its artistic peak under the Song rulers.
Culture (continued) Entertainment The Lantern Festival gala of China Central Television (CCTV) will be broadcast as usual on Thursday evening, the night of the traditional Lantern Festival. • The Lantern Festival gala will consist of a grand "banquet" combining songs, dances, and skits, with some performers working outside of their usual disciplines
Culture Continued holidays/celebrations • People came from all over Central Indiana to ring in the year of the rat, which began Feb. 7. A traditional New Year celebration lasts two weeks and ends with the Lantern Festival.
Culture Continued Religion • Religion in China has been characterized by pluralism since the beginning of Chinese history. Temples of many different religions dot China's landscape, particularly those of Taoism, Buddhism, and Chinese folk religion. Mahayana Buddhism remains the largest organized religion in China since its introduction in the 1st century
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