Etiquette Practices

  • The “Coming-of-age Ceremony” of Confucius Academy: 1,300 “Future Police Officers” Set Foot in Adult World

    On May 23, the Confucius Academy held a coming-of-age ceremony in Guizhou Police College, at which 1,300 freshmen were greeted by a memorable lesson for youth.

  • The First Collective Traditional Wedding of Gui’an New District of Guiyang City held in Confucius Academy

    On March 5, the Insects Awaken Day, the collective wedding of “carrying forward the new trend of the times and advocating new-style weddings” jointly sponsored by Guiyang Women’s Federation, Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy and Guiyang Municipal Committee of the Communist Youth League was held in Guiyang Confucius Academy. Dressed in Han Chinese Clothing and following the traditional ancient etiquette, the 20 new couples tied the knot and initiated a new stage of their lives hand in hand, witnessed by their relatives and friends.

  • “Coming-of-age Ceremony” for more than 600 High School Seniors held at Confucius Academy

    On February 26, the coming-of-age ceremony and 100-day oath-taking rally of Guiyang No. 2 Middle School was held in Yangming Auditorium of Confucius Academy. At the solemn and grand ceremony, more than 600 high school seniors, accompanied by the sincere blessings from their teachers and parents, turned from “children” into “adults” who would step into the society and started a new journey in life.

  • Traditional Chinese Wedding Successfully held by Confucius Academy on Start of Winter (Chinese: 立冬)

    On November 7, the Start of Winter, 2021 Chinese wedding of Guiyang Confucius Academy was held as scheduled. With the blessings of relatives, friends and distinguished guests, 10 couples made their love commitments and formed harmonious marital tie together in an ancient ceremony.

  • Guiyang Confucius Academy Held 2021 “First Writing Ceremony”

    On October 18th, 2021 “First Writing Ceremony” of Guiyang Confucius Academy, an event of civilization practices, was held at Beijing Fangcaodi International School in Guiyang. After seven solemn and elegant rituals, more than 860 adorable children completed the first ceremony in their life and moved towards a new stage of life.

  • “Our Festival: Double Ninth Festival” Confucius Academy Held 2021 Respecting the Elderly Ceremony

    On October 14, Respecting the Elderly and Following Family Tradition in the Double Ninth Festival - “Our Festival: Double Ninth Festival” 2021 Respecting the Elderly Ceremony of Confucius Academy was held at the square of Zhongtian Garden Apartment. A total of eight model families of three generations celebrated the festival together with citizens, leading the inheritance of traditional Chinese filial piety and promotion of excellent Chinese family traditions.

  • 2021 Confucius Memorial Ceremony Held in Guiyang Confucius Academy

    On September 28, on the 2572nd anniversary of Confucius Birthday, Guiyang Confucius Academy held the 2021 (Year of Xinchou) Confucius Memorial Ceremony. More than 200 representatives from all walks of life gathered at the Etiquette Square to recite the classics and pay tribute to the sage.

  • Nearly 600 Students Attended “Coming-of-age Ceremony” Activity at Guiyang Confucius Academy

    On May 11, 2021 “Coming-of-age Ceremony” of Guiyang Confucius Academy was held. Nearly 600 students from Guiyang Tsinghua High School, practiced traditional etiquette and set ambitious goals at Etiquette Square.

  • Guiyang Confucius Academy Held 2020 (Year of Gengzi) Traditional Wedding Ceremony

    On November 16, Guiyang Confucius Academy held 2020 (Year of Gengzi) Traditional Wedding Ceremony. Eight couples, in Hanfu, the traditional clothing for Han Chinese, made standing love promises and experienced the charming excellent traditional Chinese culture in the solemn and elegant ceremony.

  • 2018 “Coming-of-age Ceremony”Activity of Confucius Academy Initiated

    On May 11, the 2018 “Coming-of-age Ceremony” Activity of Confucius Academy jointly held by the Culture Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, the Guiyang Municipal Office of Civilization, and Guiyang Municipal Bureau of Education, is officially initiated.

  • Confucius Academy Welcomes Visitors to Experience “Coming-of-age Ceremony” on Open Day

    From May 11 to May 13, the Confucius Academy greeted visitors to experience the “Coming-of-age Ceremony” on its open day. The activities of 18-year-old students’ Coming-of-age Ceremony, experiencing of “Coming-of-age Ceremony” of ancient style for all, and experiencing of “Chinese Zither, Weiqi, Calligraphy and Painting”, and special lectures on “Coming-of-age Ceremony”, attracted large quantity of citizens to participate.

  • First Stop of Confucius Academy 2018 “First Writing Ceremony”

    On August 31, “Enlightenment for Start of Independent Life” -Guiyang Confucius Academy “First Writing Ceremony” approached Qingzhen City Shiguang Experimental School, presenting a traditional and solemn “Entrance Ceremony” for over 200 first graders of the school. Such ceremony is also the first stop of a series of activities of the 2018 “Four Ceremonies of Confucius Academy”

  • Fifty New Couples Hold Traditional Wedding Ceremony

    On August 17, the 2018 Chinese wedding ceremony of Guiyang Confucius Academy was held, which coincided with the Chinese Valentine’s Day(Qixi). Fifty new couples from inside and outside Guizhou Province held a traditional and elegant wedding ceremony in the Etiquette Square of Confucius Academy.“Traditional weddings are very attractive to young people, just as passing through the thousand years of time-space veil.

  • First Writing Ceremony Held in Primary School by Confucius Academy

    On September 5, 2018, Guiyang Confucius Academy’ First Writing Ceremony themed as “Enlightenment for A New Life” was held at Primary School Affiliated to Guizhou Normal University in Guian (hereinafter referred to as the Primary School). Three hundred and forty new pupils moved towards a new stage of learning and growth after the “first writing for enlightenment”. Thousands of teachers, students and parents attended the ceremony.During the ceremony, SUO Xiaoxia, Director of the Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy

  • Confucius Academy Held Respecting the Elderly Ceremony for Double Ninth Festival

    On October 17, “Respecting the Elderly, Showing Filial Piety and Enjoying Chrysanthemum in the Garden Party: 2018 Respecting the Elderly Ceremony of ‘Our Festival? Double Nine Festival’ of Confucius Academy” co-organized by the Publicity Department of CPC Guiyang Municipal Committee, Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy and Office of Spiritual Civilization Construction of Guiyang

  • About 3,000 People Commemorated the Greatest Sage and Teacher at Confucius Academy on the 2569th Anniversary of Confucius Birthday

    On September 28, 2018, the 2569th anniversary of Confucius Birthday and also the Day of Global Confucius Ceremony, Guiyang Confucius Academy holds the 2018 (Year of the Dog) Confucius Ceremony & First Writing Ceremony. This is the sixth time for Confucius Academy to hold such events.About 3,000 people including Confucianism experts and scholars from Germany, the U.S.

  • “Coming-of-age Ceremony”of Confucius Academy Held at Guiyang Nursing Vocational College

    On November 15, “Coming-of-age Ceremony” of Confucius Academy was held at Guiyang Nursing Vocational College. A total of 580 freshmen started their adulthood in a solemn ceremony and took an oath to protect people’s lives and health.At the ceremony, the 18-year-old students of the post-2000s generation, completed the passage from childhood to adulthood after accepting teachings of the elderly, singing the Song of Conducts, being presented with the stamp of adulthood, and making a salute to give thanks.

  • First Writing Ceremony Held in Confucius Academy for Kindergarten Students to Experience Traditional Culture

    First writing ceremony is a form of enlightenment education for children to learn to read and write. In the activity, the children, dressed in Hanfu, wrote down the first Chinese character “人” (human) in life, completed the first lesson of enlightenment education, and started their way to education through such ways as dressing up, worshipping the ancestors, receiving cinnabar dot and writing the character “人”.

  • Three Thousand People Gathered at Confucius Academy to Commemorate the 2570th Anniversary of Confucius’s Birth

    The year 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of PRC and the 2570th anniversary of the birth of Confucius, the greatest sage and teacher. On September 28, Guiyang Confucius Academy’s Confucius Memorial Ceremony 2019 and “First Writing Ceremony” were held. More than 3,000 experts and scholars, representatives of Confucius descendants and citizens inside and outside the province gathered at Confucius Academy to celebrate the birthday of PRC and honor the sage.

  • Six Hundred Children Attended the “First Writing Ceremony” Held in Confucius Academy

    From July 19 to 20, nearly 600 children from Guiyang New Century Kindergarten and Guiyang Zhongtian Kindergarten, dressed in Hanfu, traditional Chinese clothing, held a “First Writing Ceremony” at Guiyang Confucius Academy to enlighten the children with solemn etiquette.

  • Thirty New Couples Hold Traditional Wedding Ceremony in Confucius Academy

    On August 7, the 2019 Chinese Wedding Ceremony of Guiyang Confucius Academy was held, which coincided with the Chinese Valentine’s Day (Qixi). Thirty couples from inside and outside Guizhou Province held a traditional and elegant wedding ceremony in the Etiquette Square of Confucius Academy.

  • The First Writing Ceremony of Confucius Academy Held in Guiyang Baiyun No. 2 Primary School

    On September 12, Guiyang Confucius Academy held the first writing ceremony in No. 2 Primary School in Baiyun District of Guiyang. Hundreds of new students entered a new stage of learning and growth after the ceremony. More than 200 parents and over 1,600 students attended the ceremony.

  • 2020 (Year of Gengzi) Confucius Memorial Ceremony & “First Writing Ceremony” Held in Guiyang Confucius Academy

    On September 28, on the occasion of the 2571st anniversary of Confucius’ birth, 2020 (Year of Gengzi) Confucius Memorial Ceremony & “First Writing Ceremony” was held in Guiyang Confucius Academy. More than 600 representatives from all walks of life, and primary and secondary school students gathered in front of Dacheng Hall to recollect the late sage, advocate morality and propriety, and carry forward the excellent traditional Chinese culture with practical actions.

  • Over 6000 Visitors in Confucius Academy to Celebrate the Lantern Festival

     On March 2, “New Year Celebration ·Happy Lantern Festival for the Year of Dog” 2018 Lantern Festival Celebration Activity Kicks off at Confucius Academy, over 6,000 visitors participated in the cultural feast of new year customs.Such activity is one of the series of temple fair activities of 2018 Spring Festival Culture “Our Festival -Spring Festival” held by Guiyang Confucius Academy. The Confucius Academy provides the massive tourists with not only traditional activities of new year customs like guess of lantern riddles, making sweet dumplings

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