Introduce to the world the development and prospect of today’s Chinese flag cu
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As the only flag culture communication institution in China, Beijing XinFeng Flag Cultural Communication Center was established in 2001. The center has designed and trained flag-raising ceremony for the Beijing Olympic Games and Hong Kong East Asian Games. Furthermore, in 2010, a new flagpole was set up in Beijing Tiankai Temple. The flag-raising ceremony was incorporated into the Buddhist ritual, which played an exemplary role. At the end of the presentation, Xinfeng Zhao proposed to the delegates the idea of establishing the International Vexillology College, and submitted an application the International Congress of Vexillology to be held in China as soon as possible.
At the 27th International Congress of Vexillology, Xinfeng Zhao formally submitted a written application to the president and secretary-general of the congress: the bid to host the International Congress of Vexillology will be held in Beijing.
The 27th International Congress of Vexillology was closed in London on August 11, 2017. More than 100 flag scholars from 32 countries around the world attended the congress. There were a total of 46 lectures on vexillology at the congress. Xinfeng Zhao had a speech themed on the flag of Genghis Khan at the closing ceremony. 2017 was the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the International Federation of Vexillological Associations and the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. In September 2017, the 13th conference of the parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification will be held in Ordos, and the speech of the flag of Genghis Khan has great significance. To this end, Xinfeng Zhao visited Mausoleum of Genghis Khan twice this year to determine the distinct theme of the flag of Genghis Khan.
At the opening of the Congress of Vexillology on August 7, scholars from various countries were full of expectations for the speech and asked relevant questions one after another. On the afternoon of the 11th, Xinfeng Zhao dressed in Chinese costume for the closing speech and spread Chinese flag culture to the world. In addition, there had different ways of holding the flag in foreign countries and China. As the chief instructor of the national school flag raiser, Xinfeng Zhao made a demonstration of Chinese style of holding the flag at the beginning of the speech. The closing ceremony was in a warm atmosphere, and scholars from all over the world congratulated Zhao on his presentation and speech.
Malcolm, the chairman of the British organizing committee of the congress, had a friendly communication with Xinfeng Zhao. He said that he witnessed the British from strong to recession and wished that Beijing would also host an excellent congress of Vexillology. Indian scholar Chakrabati sincerely told Xinfeng Zhao that he is 72 years old and wants to attend the Congress of Vexillology in Beijing in his lifetime. Meanwhile, he expressed his hope that China and India will be united and peaceful and not want war. In addition, Australian flag scholar Anthony was still fresh in his memory of Xinfeng Zhao’s speech at the Sydney Congress of Vexillology in 2015, and asked Xinfeng Zhao some professional questions such as the flag-raising method.
At the closing dinner, the flag of the International Congress of Vexillology was handed over. The 27th International Congress of Vexillology will be held in Texas in 2019.