Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song
Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song
China Society

Young people drive revival of China’s ancient Hanfu culture

  • By reviving the clothes of their ancestors, Hanfu lovers say they are showing pride in Chinese culture and recreating a world of respect and nobility
  • A niche interest has steadily grown to include at least 2 million enthusiasts

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Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song
Fans of the Hanfu culture gathered in the water town of Xitang, Zhejiang province last month. Photo: Simon Song
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