In order to let more foreign friends know Jinan and Changqing, on May 25, the Propaganda Department of Changqing District Committee carried out a series of activities of "Reading Shandong· Sensing Jinan，Foreign Friends Seeing Changqing", inviting foreign students from South Korea, Indonesia, the United States, Japan and Canada, such as Nan Chengxiu, Gu Zirong, Maeda Junyi, Li Mengjiao, Xian Jiaye and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan International students to experience the history of Jinan and the charm of Chinese character culture.
At the activity of "'Millennium Ancient Temple', 'LingYan Temple', 'Garden Expo Park' and 'Wufengshan'", the international students from International Education College of Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine watched the city promotion film of Changqing District and read the Changqing Culture and Tourism Picture Book with interest. By recognizing the names of scenic spots and understanding the cultural connotation behind the scenic spots, the international students felt the profoundness of Chinese characters and deepened their understanding and application of Chinese language.
"Do you know which historical celebrity is the hometown of Changqing?" In the interactive questioning session, "Bian Que’s hometown" and other exclusive words of Changqing became the focus of international students' attention and questions. During the event, the Culture and Tourism Bureau of Changqing District also presented the international students with tickets to LingYan Temple Scenic Area.
"BianQueis the originator of Chinese medicine and Jinan is the hometown of BianQue, so I am really happy to learn Chinese medicine culture in Jinan." "Jinan is a beautiful city, very cultural, Changqing is also a citywith a long history.We like it very much!" The international students said they will use their spare time to travel more in Changqing.
Jinan, is a national historical and cultural city. Changqing District of Jinan City, as the hometown of the divine doctor BianQue, is an important birthplace of Qilu Chinese medicine culture. It has a rich cultural heritage and a collection of cultural relics and monuments, and is known as "Shanshui Changqing and Qilu Wonderland". In recent years, Changqing District has taken the unique advantages of being the birthplace of Bian Queand the birthplace of Qilu Chinese medicine culture, deeply explored the culture of Bian Queand Chinese medicine, polished the signboard of "Bian Que's hometown", promoted the integrated development of medical care, recreation and tourism, and built a distinctive Chinese medicine medical service system and recreation and tourism service brand.
It is understood that the series of activities of "Reading Shandong· Sensing Jinan，Foreign Friends Seeing Changqing" will regularlyinvite international students from universities to perceive the profound cultural heritage of Jinan, experience the rich cultural resources of Changqingthrough the forms of "sending culture into campus" and "leaving school experience",and tell the story of Jinan and Changqing together, so as tolet the city image of Jinan go to the international stage!
(爱济南记者：郭平 翻译：山东大学公译平台、山东大学外国语学院 张子轩)