Promoting panda culture and reappearing panda Bath's legendary life   2018-09-21 16:37:56     

  On September 13,  "Basi" cultural construction project launching  ceremony was held by the Strait (Fuzhou) Giant Panda Research and Exchange Center in Fuzhou Damengshan. 

  As the first landing item of the ceremony, the commemorative Chinese-English bilingual book "Basi Messenger of Peace" published by Fujian People's Publishing House was officially released. The author of this book is Gao Fuhua, report of Ya'an daily media group.

  As the world's flagship species,giant panda is an important national resource and cultural symbol. "Basi" ,due to his legendary story, national treasure cultural positioning, worldwide attention and influence, has become the only panda in the world that was given the culture definition "Basi for the world, the totem of peace".On the morning of September 14, 2017, Chen Yucun, director of the Taiwan Strait (Fuzhou) Giant Panda Research and Exchange Center,said at the news conference "the passing away of the giant panda "Basi" that there are 5 irreplaceable contributions the "Basi" had made to mankind ,including contributions to the world peace,culture,sport and the brand of giant panda.

  Born in Baoxing County, giant panda Basi had lived  in Fuzhou for thirty-three and a half years.Basi visited the United States in 1987. His special contribution and unique experience helped to improve the bilatural relationship between China and the United States.The book bears the unique and legendary life of Basi and the deep memory of people who love him.

  Its overall design is based on the concept of environmental protection. It highlights the green and environmental atmosphere and important moments in Basi's life,including the rescue of Basi, his visit to the United States and his appearance on the stage of the Spring Festival. 

  The book combs the important moments,contributions and irreplaceable values in the course of Basi's life from time dimension,and reproduces the unique and extraordinary life of Basi.It also depicts the endless love of people from all walks of life for Basi.

  In order to facilitate the convenience of  reading for fans at home and abroad, "Basi Messenger of Peace" is presented in both Chinese and English,through the international perspective and international expression, matching "Basi" 's international popularity.

  Gao Fuhua has interviewed "Basi" for more than 10 years. He has collected a large number of manuscripts and created the mid-term reportage "the story of Basi".Those make him the man who knows about "Basi"most.In more than 10 years, Gao Fuhua was awarded the title of "panda's closest journalist". Therefore, Gao Fuhua is very familiar with the experience of Basi. And "Basi, Messenger of Peace"is also bounded up with his love for Bath.

YA’AN Ya'an is a prefecture-level city in the western part of Sichuan province, People's Republic of China, located just below the Tibetan Plateau.The first giant panda was found in Baoxing County of Ya'an; Ya'an is also the origin of Artificial planting tea of the world; Mengding Mountain in Mingshan County, has been keeping seven tea trees, which are believed to be the origins of tea, for more than 1,000 years.


Fengtongzhai National Nature Reserve