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The reporter learned from the Dunhuang Research Academy that from July 12th, the Dunhuang Academy will launch a study tour of the World Cultural Heritage. This study tour focuses on culture and the expert lectures are regularly placed, allowing visitors to learn about the rich history and cultural heritage of Dunhuang throughout the tour.
The “World Cultural Heritage Journey” study tour is part of the “Dunhuang Cultural Studies Journey” series of cultural products. The tour lasts for 3 days, including listening to lectures on Dunhuang culture, watching the theme film of Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes and the "Silk Road Flower Rain" scene dance, visiting Mogao Grottoes and Yulin Grottoes, visiting the Suoyang City, Yumen Pass and YangguanRuins.
According to the Dunhuang Research Academy, during the research tour, the Dunhuang Lecture Hall will have an expert and scholar to give a lecture on Dunhuang culture every day. These experts interpret Dunhuang from the perspectives of history, culture, art, economy, religion and archaeology, and interact with tourists to give visitors a full range of Dunhuang cultural knowledge and a deep understanding of Dunhuang.
In addition to the expert lectures, watching the "Silk Road Flower Rain" scene dance is also a highlight of the study tour. The "Silk Road Flowr Rain" dance drama has been premiered since 1979. It is based on the Silk Road and Dunhuang murals. It tells the joys and sorrows of the painter Zhang and the dancer Song, and the pure friendship between them and the Persian businessman Inus.