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China Daily (Hong Kong) - - PAGE TWO - Poya Song­book

A cho­rus by vil­lagers from Poya, Yun­nan prov­ince, won a gold medal at the 2016 World Choir Games in Rus­sia. is an an­cient folk song col­lec­tion writ­ten on a piece of hand-wo­ven cloth in hi­ero­glyphic sym­bols. Each of the 81 pic­tograms is writ­ten with cac­tus juice and sym­bol­izes an eth­nic folk song. In 2011, the book was added to the list of the Na­tional In­tan­gi­ble Cul­tural Her­itage.

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