50 College Students from 13 Countries Worshiped Confucius


International students dressed in traditional clothes of Han worshiped Confucius in Guanzhong Academy on July 16th.

on July 16th, as international students dressed in traditional clothes of Han worshiped Confucius in Guanzhong Academy, the second 2017 international summer camp for college students, themed as “the Belt and Road’ Builds Up a Dream Road to the Future and Connect the World”, was officially opened in Guanzhong Academy. It is reported that 50 international students from 13 countries participated in the study tour in Xi’an.

The students started their tour and study in Xi’an after the opening ceremony. During the following ten days, their agenda were divided into four parts including “a tour of historical culture”, “a tour od modern culture”, “a tour of natural culture”, and “a tour of college culture”. They would visit Shaanxi History Museum, the Great Wild Goose Pagoda, Emperor Qinshihuang’s Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Guanzhong Folk Museum, Qinling Mountains, Xi’an International Port Area, Yanglng Agricultural Hi-tech Industrial Demonstration Zone etc., where they would experience the historical culture and modern development in Xi’an, and communicate with Chinese volunteer students. This would be a great way to advance cultural exchanges among young people in countries along “the Belt and Road”. The international students came from 13 countries including Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Yemen, Congo-Brazzaville, the Philippines, Hungary, Pakistan, Morocco, Mexico, Kampuchea, South Africa, Russia.

[Source:Xi’an Daily]