Puer Culture

Puer Ethnic Culture is diverse and colorful. It is a place where multi-ethnic groups inhabit. Different nationalities create different culture. 

1. Ethnic Groups in Puer

There are 9 ethnic minority autonomous counties in Pu'er City, which are home to 14 inhabitants such as Han, Hani, Yi, Lahu, Wa and Dai. The minority population accounts for 61% of the total population in Puer.

2. Minority Autonomous Counties in Puer

  • Ninger Hani and Yi Autonomous County, Puer,
  • Jingdong Yi Autonomous County,Puer
  • Zhenyuan Yi, Hani and Lahu Autonomous County, Puer
  • Jinggu Dai and Yi Autonomous County, Puer
  • Mojiang Hani Autonomous County, Puer
  • Lancang Lahu Autonomous County, Puer
  • Ximeng Wa Autonomous County, Puer
  • Jiangceng Hani and Yi Autonomous County, Puer
  • Menglian Dai, Lahu and Wa Autonomous County, Puer

3. Ethnic Festivals in Puer

  • Kuota Festival( New Year Festival) of Lahu People
  • Sheba( Male Tree) Festival of Kucong People
  • Hulu(Calabash) Festival of Lahu People
  • Wooden Drum Festival of Wa People
  • Mojiang Twins Festival & Sun Festival of Hani People
  • Torch Festival of Yi People
  • New Rice Festival of Wa People
  • Ancient Tea-Horse Trail(Road) Festival
  • Shiyuenian(New Year Festival) of Hani People