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Chengdu People's park to learn about local style life and
folklore, elders generation choirs dancing, marriage matchmaking, taichi
practise, tea house, ear cleaning scraping in a bamboo chair.
| In China, parks play an important role in
society, special for local folks. People go to the parks to get away from the
hustle and bustle of city life.
In Chengdu, Peoples Park (Renmin Park) is an ideal place to learn about local styl life and folklore. There are weekend croweded, tea house, boat riding, folk orchestra concert, marriage matchmaking posters, elders dancing and taichi (Taiji) practice, writing chinese charcters with water (water calligraphy), ear cleaning etc.
There about 5 - 8 choirs of older generation, although they are not formal choir, almost every day gather in the People's park for choir singing, they singing some old songs, revolutionary songs with red flags, and their own Band accompaniment. As well as Percussion Performance.
And elders dancing troups dance everywhere in Chengdu downtown street and green plant corner / garden, especially in the People's Park.
Some singer and dancers dressed in costumes lead the way as older men and women follow along at the sidelines, with their moving foot to have serenity in their face filled with pure happiness.
The group leisurely resting as amateur musicians strummed tunes on the Chinese violin, banjo and percussion sticks, keeping to a vocalist's impromptu melody. Shrill tones gliding up and down, pacing between rapid and leisurely tempos, all created a fun, folksy atmosphere.
At the weekend, the crowds tend to stick together in a few parts of the park, parents and their children for painting and palying, joggers and tai qi enthusiasts, Chinese chess (Majhong) gamers, tea drinking for relaxing body, candy and souvenir booth for children, bonsai plants for art photography, koi feeding for children, gossiping with neighbors or just snoozing, water calligraphy performance on the ground.
At the marriage matchmaking corner in Chengdu People's park, lots of older people with signs poster paper advertising their children or grandchildren for marriage matchmaking. There are hundreds of posters promoting potential wives and husbands. Also some match maker also do matchmaking business there, lots of booklets with girls and boys photo and basic background information and description.
Ear scraping and ear cleaner in People's Park. In Chengdu, every
street-sides and garden and park, you can see many ear cleaner do ear
cleaning works. The ancient practice of ear cleaning is alive and well in
Chengdu. People's park is also the perfect place to get your ears cleaned
while sipping tea in a bamboo chair.