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TRADITIONS OF ANCIENT CHINA: LOTUS FEET

Verisova Anna Dmitrievna
Ural State University of Railway Transport
lecturer of foreign languages and cross-cultural communications department

Abstract
The Chinese culture is unique and varied, it gave to the world a lot of useful inventions, but also it was composed of such traditions, which in the modern world it is better not to repeat. The article describes one of the such custom- feet binding. In the article you can learn when the tradition appeared, why girls incurred these tortures and also described the ceremony of feet binding.

Keywords: China, culture, customs, feet binding, lotus feet, people, traditions, wedding.


Category: 24.00.00 Cultures

Article reference:
Traditions of ancient China: lotus feet // Modern scientific researches and innovations. 2015. № 9. P. 2 [Electronic journal]. URL: http://web.snauka.ru/en/issues/2015/09/57310

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