Kazakh people in the Tianshan Mountains of Qinghai Province

On a galloping, fine horse followed by hounds with an eagle perched on his arm: this is a typical image of Kazak people on the hunt. They live mostly in their autonomous prefectures and counties in Xinjiang, and also in places of Gansu and Qinghai. Their total population:1.25 million people. Their places are surrounded by […]

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Tu people in Qinghai Province

Most of the Tu people, about 240,000, live in the Huzhu Tu Autonomous County, Minhe and Datong County, east of Qinghai Province, while others live in Tongren, Ledu and Menyuan. Their homelands are northeast of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau,a place of dense forests, large pastures and many rivers with a mild climate, abundant crops and fruit. The […]

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