Local Customs

       Chongqing has a significant history of folk custom, including ancient architectures, festivals, and arts. The famous suspended wooden buildings represent its unique architectures. The Catch the New Year Festival of The Tujia, Autumn Festival and Mountain Climbing Festival of The Miaojia is the typical case of its ancient culture. In addition, it has all kinds of dances, folk songs, brocades, and bamboo paintings. 

 

Suspended wooden buildings (吊脚楼)

 Mountain Climbing Festival (踩山节)

 Brocades (织锦)

Bamboo paintings (竹帘画)