2021-02-27

Fuzhou Taiwan Hall creates a new platform for exchanges between Rongtai and Taiwan

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China News Service, Fuzhou, February 27th (Reporter Yan Xu) “Seeing the historical materials, I understand the difficult journey of the ancestors who crossed the sea to take the imperial examinations. We are also coming to Fuzhou from Taiwan to study and feel right here. A more sense of belonging.” Recently, Zhang Ruting, a senior from Taiwan who was studying at Fujian Medical University, visited the Fuzhou Taiwan Guild Hall in Sanfang Qixiang, Fuzhou, and put a blessing sign on it, writing “Graduate smoothly and find a good job”. desire.

The Fuzhou Taiwan Hall, which was inaugurated on November 1 last year and opened to the public for free, is based on the common inheritance of Chinese culture by compatriots on both sides of the strait, revealing the history of cross-strait connection, blood relationship, mutual assistance, and one China. witness.

The reporter learned from the Taiwan Compatriots Association of Fuzhou City on the 27th that after the club was opened to the public, it has attracted great attention from the society and Taiwanese folks. As of February 26, nearly 30,000 tourists have visited the museum, including more than 1,300 visitors from 81 batches of units and groups.

Fuzhou Taiwan Hall creates a new platform for exchanges between Rongtai and Taiwan

The picture shows the motherland of Taiwanese cultural person Ye Rongzhong At the Symposium on Feelings, more than 30 university experts and scholars from Fujian, Beijing, Taiwan and the United States participated in online academic seminars. Photo by Zhong Xin

The Fuzhou Taiwan Hall was initiated by Liu Ao on Taiwan Road. It was built in 1884 and put into use the following year. It is exclusively for Taiwan scholars to stay in Rongjiang to participate in the Fujian Provincial Examination and the Beijing Examination. More than 300 people, the original site has gone through changes and no longer exists. In 2018, the Fuzhou Municipal Government selected the sites of No.51 Huangxiang and No.3 Qilin Lane, Sanfang Qixiang Historical and Cultural District, to rebuild the Fuzhou Taiwan Hall, integrating historical and cultural elements into the ancient buildings of the Ming and Qing Dynasties.

The rebuilt Fuzhou Taiwan Guild Hall is divided into a historical theme exhibition area, a contemporary theme exhibition area, and an exchange activity area. It is supplemented by text with pictures, cultural relics and historical materials, scene restoration and other forms of expression, tracing the long history of the two sides of the strait, watching and helping each other, and concentric The history of co-governance has witnessed the process of restoring exchanges, exchanges and integration, and sharing the well-being, publicizing the policies and measures of Hui-Taiwan, and exhibiting the exchanges of culture, education, technology, economy and trade, folk culture, youth, etc. between Rongtai and Taiwan.

The blessing rack in the Fuzhou Taiwan Hall is filled with expectations and blessings written by compatriots on both sides of the strait: “Successful studies”, “One family on both sides of the strait”, “Integrated development”, “Spiritual fit”. “The early reunification of the motherland” “realize the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation”…

Fuzhou Taiwan Association is actively exploring to create a “home of Taiwan compatriots” that communicates and serves to unite the Taiwan compatriots and promote the spiritual harmony of compatriots on both sides of the strait And window platform. Fuzhou Taiwan Federation played a bridging role in communication, friendship, service, and unity with Taiwan compatriots. It carried out 28 events in the hall and invited more than 300 people from Taiwanese businessmen, Taiwanese students, and Taiwanese vocational students in Fuzhou.

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The picture shows the teachers and students of Fuzhou University Teaching activities were carried out in Fuzhou Taiwan Hall. Photo by Zhong Xin

From cross-strait culture, education, economy, youth, non-governmental, grassroots exchanges and cooperation, Fuzhou Taiwan Hall creates cloud video communication in the form of live video connection and offline communication. On the new platform, online and offline activities on both sides of the strait, such as the “Rongtai Fate·Family Family”, friendship and friendship between unmarried youths on both sides of the strait, and the 3rd Mindu Cultural Experience Camp for Rongtai University Students, were held, and the number of online views exceeded one million.

In addition, the Fuzhou Taiwan Hall also explored online and offline academic seminars, held Ye Rongzhong’s motherland sentiment seminars, and more than 30 university experts and scholars from Fujian, Beijing, Taiwan and the United States participated in online academic seminars .

Tang Jingjun, Director of the Liaison Office of the Taiwan Compatriots Association of Fuzhou City, expressed that he hopes to use the advantages of the new platform for Taiwanese exchanges at the Fuzhou Taiwan Association to enhance Taiwan compatriots’ recognition of the same origin of Chinese culture and promote the hearts and minds of compatriots on both sides of the strait The agreement also allows students in Rongtai to better understand the changes of the times in Fuzhou’s development, and encourage Taiwanese young people to come to Rongjiang to start businesses and find jobs. (End)