Saturday, 2 June 2018

FoTT #3 - May2018 Cormorant Fishing


The traditional cormorant fishing (鸕鶿捕鱼) is one of the greatest cultural treasures of the “Bai” people (白族), this “cormorant fishing team” consists of the fisherman and his cormorants was being captured while they are getting ready to demonstrate their skill to the tourists under the hot sun shining at the Erhai Lake (洱海) of Dali, Yunnan Province of China. 

The spirit of inheriting, retaining and promoting their unique culture is an act of love and it gains respect and appreciation from the people.

Featured in New Straits Times @ 31/5/2018

Photo taken in 洱海 @ November 2013

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