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National style of jewelry

02-25-2010 11:17 BJT

We have 56 minorities, each with her own unique folk costume and national jewelry. "Miao" is one minority from south China which is famous with silver jewelry. Within Miao minority, the styles of clothing and jewelry differ from region to region. For Tibetans, jewelry is also a part of everyday life as well as a reflection of their religious beliefs. Tibetan jewelry often represents deities or ritual items. There were many unforgetable figure paintings about national style of jewelry in Zeng Chuanxing’s works. Having grown up among ethnic groups, Zeng is familiar with their life and has developed strong feelings towards them.

Editor:James |Source: CCTV.com

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