8 month 13 days, in order to "watch the home · Living Heritage" as the theme of the fifteenth session of Qinghai province an art festival called Nadun Sanchuan Nadun Festival kicked off in Minhe Hui and Tu Autonomous County Sichuan township.
called Nadun Festival is a combination of mutual security and people and the festival called Nadun Festival and the establishment of the traditional festival. Since the beginning of 1993 by the mutual Tu Autonomous County, Datong Hui and Tu Autonomous County and Hui Autonomous County of Hui and hui. This called Nadun festival to Nadun Festival art Sanchuan of Minghe County for the opening ceremony. At the opening ceremony, "hand" "" "" "kill tiger pull" the banker "Five" and other traditional Nadun programs into battle, the Turkish people enjoy singing, participating staff reached more than and 200 people, the program content exhibited by the Turkish nomadic life to historical and cultural process of farming production.
, the intangible cultural heritage Xu Xiufu introduction, Nadun Festival is a kind of social entertainment activities of the Turkish people to celebrate the harvest, also known as "crop will" harvest "," Nadun "is a dialect transliteration, meaning" play "and" entertainment". According to Xu Xiufu introduction, Nadun festival began become the life of the Turkish people is very important in Minhe County Sanchuan large Tu folk festival activities from the Ming Dynasty, a folk festival is endemic, 2006 was included in the national intangible cultural heritage. Activities from one village to the next village, and so on until the end of the event, the village became a way to resolve grievances, exchange of needed goods. Time from the official start of the lunar new year in July 12th, to the end of the lunar calendar in September 15th, which lasted 63 days, it is also known as the world’s longest carnival".