Traditional Mongolian Festival Nadam Held in N China's Hohhot

August 31, 2017
By XinhuaEditor: Penny Huang
Contestants perform during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. A three-day Nadam fair was held here. Nadam, meaning 'entertainment' or 'recreation' in Mongolian, is a mass traditional Mongolian festival in which people celebrate harvests and pray for good luck. [Xinhua]

 

Dancers perform during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. [Xinhua]

 

Actors perform matouqin, a bowed stringed instrument with a scroll carved like a horse's head used by the people of Mongolian ethnic group, during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. [Xinhua]

 

Actors perform matouqin, a bowed stringed instrument with a scroll carved like a horse's head used by the people of Mongolian ethnic group, during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. [Xinhua]

 

Contestants perform during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. A three-day Nadam fair was held here. Nadam, meaning 'entertainment' or 'recreation' in Mongolian, is a mass traditional Mongolian festival in which people celebrate harvests and pray for good luck. [Xinhua]

 

Dancers perform during a Nadam fair in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 31, 2017. [Xinhua]

 

(Source: Xinhua)

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