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very slowly. At▓ the end of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1▓644), the Maonans still used wooden ho

es and plo

peasants who owned large am▓ounts. The landlords and rich peasants cruelly exploited▓ farm laborers and poor peasants by means of land ren▓t and usury. There were also slave girls either bought by the landlords or fo

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y unpaid debts to serve landlords all their lives.Population: 2.13 millionMajo▓r area of distribution: Guangxi, Hunan, Yunnan, G▓uangdong and GuizhouLanguage: Yao and ▓MiaoReligion: PolytheisTh

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of 2.13 million, live in mountain communities scattered over 130 counties in five south China provinces and one autonomous region. About 70 per cent of them live in the Guangxi Zhuang Au

tonomous Region, the rest

ng Dynasty (1644-191


i▓n Hunan, Yunnan, Guangdong, Guizhou and Jian▓gxi provinces.Historically, the Yaos have had ▓at least 30 names based on their ways of production, lifestyles, dresses and adornments. The name

▓ "Yao" was officially ad

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learned to s▓peak Chinese or Zhuang language.Before 1▓949, the Yaos did not have a written languag▓e. Ancient Yaos kept records of important affairs by carving notches on wood or bamboo slips. Later they used Chinese characters. Hand-written cop

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ies of words of songs are on display in the Jinxiu Yao Autonomous County in Guangxi. They are believed to be relics of the Ming Dyna

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