Ningxia

(redirected from Ningxia-Hui Autonomous Region)

Ning·xia

also Ning·sia  (nĭng′shyä′)
An autonomous region of northern China mostly populated by Hui.
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However, the delicate paintings in the stall are dominated by the vibrant and colourful wooden masks created by his wife Ma Juan, who comes from the Muslim-majority Ningxia-Hui Autonomous Region in Northwest China.