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A mass calligraphy event was held at the Shao Lin School in Zhanjiang on Jan 1, to celebrate the New Year in a series of delicate strokes.
A range of finely composed symposiums were performed at the fifth Cantonese Opera Cultural Art Festival held in Zhanjiang's county-level city Wuchuan from Dec 15 to 19.
China's 24 Solar Terms was added to UNESCO's List of Intangible Cultural Heritage on Nov 30, helped by the creative illustrations of a Zhanjiang artist.
Zhanjiang's importance on the Maritime Silk Road has been recognized in the most important historical landmarks in Guangdong.
A team of martial arts experts traveled in India from Sept 30 to Oct 3, to promote friendship between the two countries.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Start of Winter, the 19th solar term of the year, begins this year on Nov 7 and ends on Nov 21.