N°10109
Element The Twenty-Four Solar Terms, knowledge in China of time and practices developed through observation of the sun’s annual motion (China)
Inscribed in 2016 (11.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: Students from the primary and middle schools are instructed to measure sun shadow and calculate solar terms through on-the-spot trainings, facilitated by the local communities, at the ancient observatory which is located in Gaocheng Township, Dengfeng City, Henan Province