In the US, descendants of these families who once lived in Kuliang, formed "Friends of Kuliang," a group dedicated to promote friendly exchanges between the two peoples.
Elyn MacInnis from the United States is a passionate advocate of U.S-China friendship and historian rediscovering how people from the two countries interacted in the past.
At just 15 years old, one Chinese pianist is already wowing global audiences with his impressive musical talent and emotional depth.
Zhangpu paper-cutting, a cherished Chinese folk art with a history dating back to the Tang Dynasty (618-907), has found new life in the hands of master artist Huang Xiaomin
Cradling a stag beetle specimen in one hand, Liu Pengyu meticulously brushed the dust off it with delicate strokes, fully immersed in the captivating world of insects in his quiet, dimly lit studio.
Every Saturday night, music lover Huang Yanping gets together with friends and logs on to a livestreaming platform to give a concert lasting three hours. Sometimes, the friends are so excited that they play till midnight.
Chen Jian stayed in the training workshop of a technical school in Fuzhou, Fujian province, during the May Day holiday, practicing skills for a vocational competition.
In Fuding, Fujian province, intangible heritage inheritor Zhong Changgan combines a puppet show with the local specialty: Fuding white tea.