Brussels' Manneken-Pis, the little bronze statue of a urinating boy, was dressed in the traditional garments of Taiwan's Hakka people
Wednesday as a way to promote Hakka culture, said Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).
In Jamaica, the Hakka people
are very proud of their ancestry, and the community is tight-knit, prosperous, Christian, quite morally upright.
Hakka Lifestyle" is a brand of restaurants that focus on the renaissance of the Hakka people
by providing traditional Hakka cultural services and delicacies.
Because most Hakka people
have traditionally lived in South China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, they have made up a significant part of the global Chinese diaspora.
Once in Liverpool, I got a taxi to drive me round Chinatown and I found a Chinese club for Hakka people
Deep in the hills of Miaoli County, in northwestern Taiwan, a restaurant overlooking a tea field serves a fusion of the cuisine of the Hakka people
, a minority ethnic group who migrated to Taiwan during the Ming dynasty, and Japanese and Taiwanese food.
It was settled by Fujianese, then Hakka people
from mainland China before being discovered by the Portuguese in the 16th century, colonised by the Dutch in the 17th century, followed by the Spanish and then, between 1895 and 1945, the Japanese," he adds.
Our mission was to partner with the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan in their work among the Hakka people
, a Han (Chinese) minority group.
The Competition Lantern Area contains a collection of works created by master craftsmen that exemplify local culture; this year, for the first time, there is a Hakka Romance section with displays that showcase the culture of Taiwan's Hakka people
The Hakka people
constitute about one fifth of the Taiwanese population of around 23 million (Hwang, 2012), and usually live in or near the hills in southern, northern, central, and eastern Taiwan.
Part cookbook, part memoir, the book celebrates the little-known cuisine of the Hakka people
, who, after fleeing central China in the fourth century, traveled to southern China, many eventually migrating to places around the world including Peru, Australia, and California.
The same problem of an essentialized notion of culture seems to be at play when Carstens argues in Chapters 5 and 7 that Hakka cultural patterns enabled the Hakka people
to retain more Chinese elements during their residence in Malaysia and other parts of Southeast Asia.