Now China is developing itself at an irresistible rate. China has a long history of more than five thousand years and has infinite precious wealth. They are business cards that enable China to go abroad and stand tall in the forest of the world. Now let’s take a look at the top 10 quintessence of Chinese culture and let us know more about China’s history.
To say which quintessences of China are there, the first thing you say is Peking Opera, which shows its position in the hearts of Chinese people. Peking Opera is familiar to everyone. In the alleys of Beijing, people often hear a few passages. Peking Opera was formed in a relatively short time. It was formed in the late Qing Dynasty and developed in the Republic of China.
Embroidery is a process of embroidering various patterns on silk fabrics. It is a traditional process in China. It has a long history of two to three thousand years. Embroidery is divided into silk thread embroidery and feather embroidery. It can be said to be a necessary skill for a great lady in ancient times. In the Qin and Han Dynasties, embroidery in China was already highly skilled, and the opening of the Silk Road was a good example.
Go is an ancient game invented in China. In the Southern and Northern Dynasties, the chessboard style of Go was settled down. Today, a nine-grade system for assessing chess skills appeared. Go is a game, but it implies the philosophy of life, so it has been flourishing for thousands of years.
Porcelain can be said to be a business card of China for thousands of years and a cultural treasure of China. China’s porcelain is sold all over the world and is deeply loved by people all over the world. At the same time, in cultural exchanges, China’s ceramic technology has spread to all countries in the world, and China is also known as the world’s porcelain country by all countries in the world.
Tea art, known as the magical leaves of other countries, originated in China. China was the first country to plant tea. Drinking tea has become a habit of Chinese people. Shennong discovered the magic of tea seven thousand years ago. After thousands of years of development, drinking tea has become a kind of culture. In the cultural exchanges with other countries in the world, tea has also spread abroad and is deeply loved by people.
Han costume is the traditional costume of the Han nationality. From the Yellow Emperor era to the Ming Dynasty, the Han nationality has been wearing this kind of costume. Han costume is a very beautiful costume, which can best reflect the temperament of the Han people.
Paper-cut, one of the oldest folk crafts in China. Chinese rural women can cut a piece of paper into various works of art. It often refines and generalizes the natural form through homophonic, symbolic, moral and other means, forming a beautiful pattern. Whenever we celebrate the Spring Festival or get married, we will use this craft. Even now, this craft is still brilliant. It can be said that since the invention of paper-making technology, there has been paper-cutting, which is a very popular craft with national and folk characteristics.
Chinese medicine is the essence extracted from plants and animals to treat diseases of the body. There is meridian Science in traditional Chinese medicine which is not found in Western medicine. Compared with Western medicine, it has the advantages of fewer side effects and longer treatment time. Therefore, it is generally advocated to combine traditional Chinese medicine with Western medicine. There have been some theologians in Chinese history. They have left too many medical books and made great contributions to the development of traditional Chinese medicine. There are cupping, acupuncture, massage and so on, which are very popular.
Chinese characters are written in Chinese. They are also borrowed to write Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese and other languages. They are widely used in the cultural circle of Chinese characters. They are also the only highly developed words still widely used in the world. It evolved step by step from Oracle Bone inscriptions, bronze inscriptions, small seal scripts to regular scripts.
Wushu, through the spread of martial arts, can strengthen the body. It can defend against enemy attack. As the survival skills of the descendants of the Chinese nation, Chinese traditional Wushu has gone through thousands of years of storms with the development of Chinese history and civilization and has become the soul to maintain the survival and development of the nation. There are still Shaolin Temple, Wudang Mountain and other sacred places of martial arts. Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan and other martial arts stars have emerged.