Picture of Lion Dancing Paper Cutting

The paper cutting vividly presents one of the Chinese folk arts, the Lion Dancing…

The paper cutting vividly presents one of the Chinese folk arts, the Lion Dancing, in which performers mimic a lion's movements in a lion costume. The lion dance originated in China close to a thousand years ago. The lion is traditionally regarded as a guardian creature. It is featured in Buddhist lore, being the mount of Manjusri. Chinese lion dances can be broadly categorized into two styles, Northern and Southern…

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