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The second Magnificent Shanxi cultural festival started on Sunday. The theme of this year's festival is to experience the history and charm of Shanxi province.
The ninth Chinese Cultural Heritage Day will choose Shanxi province as its main venue, and events themed on understanding Quwo and appreciating the Jin State (1,033-403 BCE) will take place in the Jin State Museum, Quwo, Shanxi province, on June 14, 2014.
On June 1, a special kind of stamp called “Havoc in Heaven” was issued by the China Post Group Corporation.
On June 1, a special show of selected Shanxi Opera excerpts was staged at Taiyuan Academy of Shanxi Opera.
The Wutai Mountain International Buddhism Cultural Expo held a press conference in Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi province, on May 12, to announce the opening date of the expo, May 26.
The 5th China Yuncheng Shun Emperor Fealty Culture Festival held an opening ceremony, on May 9, in the city of Yuncheng, Shanxi province.
The China Shanxi Food Festival got off to a good start at UN headquarters, in New York City, on May 5.
The county has long been known as a home of the Chinese and a site for worshipping ancestors
"India's Universe" displays 127 pieces of Indian cultural relics collected by the LACMA. The exhibition was inaugurated in Taiyuan on April 29 and will be available until August 3.
The 2014 Pingyao Pear Flower Tourism Festival, in Xianghuan of Pingyao county, Shanxi province, has attracted numerous lot of tourists and increased the popularity of the traditional spring outing.