Secrets of Oroqen

Picture 1: Oroqen people are reindeer riders who lives in the North China. Some of them live in cold Heilongjiang Province which infectious diseases are very easy to spread out.

Photo take by: March 19 2011

Copyright: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.  Attribution: Meditation

Topic: Environmental conditions



Picture 2: The last shaman named Chuonnasuan (1927-2000). Oroqen shamanism is now extinct.

Photo Taken on: 1994 July

Copyright: Wiki Creative Commons. This work has been released into the public domain by its author, Richard Noll at English Wikipedia. This applies worldwide.

Topic: Tradition



Picture 3: A reunioned Oroqen family were wearing traditional clothes celebrating their Spring Festival.

Photo Taken on: Feb. 21st 2009

Copyright: CC BY-SA 2.0

Topic: Contemporary


Meditation. (2011, March 19). Nuomin River Farm Team 5, 2011 [Photograph]. Retrieved  from诺敏河农场5队_-_panoramio.jpg

Chen, H. (2009, September 28). Ethnic Oroqen [Photograph]. Retrieved from

Noll, R. (2007, September 1). A Photo of Chuonnasuan, the Last Shaman of the Oroqen People, 2007 [Photograph]. Retrieved from,_the_last_shaman_of_the_Oroqen,_in_July_1994_(Photo_by_Richard_Noll).jpg


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