Art and Design, Vol. 2, Issue 3, Sep  2019, Pages 97-110; DOI: 10.31058/ 10.31058/

Study on the Traditional Ecological Culture of Gelao Nationality in Wuchuan, Guizhou Province

, Vol. 2, Issue 3, Sep  2019, Pages 97-110.

DOI: 10.31058/

Chao Zhang 1* , Lang Wu 1

1 Art institute, Guizhou University, Guiyang, China

Received: 17 December 2018; Accepted: 20 March 2019; Published: 27 May 2019

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Gelao nationality is one of the ancient nationalities in Guizhou. The ecological system in Guizhou is fragile and the natural conditions are hard. The Gelao ethnic group in Guizhou has lived there for a long time and accumulated rich and traditional ecological culture. Wuchuan is the natural residence of Gelao people in Guizhou, and the ecological culture of Gelao nationality is very important. The article explores the rich traditional ecological culture of the Gelao nationality in Wuchuan through several aspects of mountain ecological culture, multi-level ecological culture and multiple livelihood methods, and gives more inheritance, protection and development to this traditional culture in the ecological aspect. It also provides a valuable reference for the study of the ecological direction of the Gelao nationality in Guizhou.


Guizhou, Wuchuan, Gelao Nationality, Ecological Culture


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