Jianshui Confucius Culture Festival has been held continuously for 9 years since 2005.
Children conduct a rite at Jianshui County, which marks they come to the age of 15 years old.
[InKunming--Yunnan] China Jianshui Confucius Culture Festival will be celebrated from September 27 to October 7 in Jianshui County of Yunnan Province this year. The festival has been successively held for 9 years since 2005. Based on profound cultural background, it has become a name card of Jianshui County, Honghe Hani Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province.
Jianshui County which is used to be an important educational center of the province has been strongly influenced by Confucian culture in Yunnan.
Jianshui Confucius Culture Festival aims at commemorating Confucius, who is considered as one of the greatest ancient Chinese sages. He was also the originator of Confucianism, as well as a great ideologist and an educator.
Opening and sacrificial ceremony will be held at 9:00 on September 28 in Confucius Shrine of Jianshui County.