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China celebrates Cultural and Natural Heritage Day

Cultural and Natural Heritage Day was celebrated in China on 9 June, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the day and many folk artists showed their profession and skills in it. 

A child gets his sugar painting in an intangible cultural heritage fair in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, June 9, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day on Saturday. (Xinhua/Yao Jianfeng)

A person visits Chinese cultural heritage art exhibition in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, June 9, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day on Saturday. (Xinhua/Lu Hanxin)

A folk artist communicates with online audience in north China's Tianjin Municipality, June 9, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day on Saturday. (Xinhua/Li Ran)

People visit Chinese cultural heritage art exhibition in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, June 9, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day on Saturday. (Xinhua/Lu Hanxin)

Folk artist Zhang Bin makes dough figurines in an intangible cultural heritage fair in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, June 9, 2018. (Xinhua/Yao Jianfeng)

Inkstone amateurs compete in an inkstone carving contest in Wuyuan, east China's Jiangxi Province, June 9, 2018. Activities were held around China to celebrate the Cultural and Natural Heritage Day on Saturday. (Xinhua/Song Zhenping)