Ethnic Lisu men look at an airplane during a crossbow shooting competition in Luzhang township of Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan province, China, on 29 March 2018. (Photo: Reuters)
A mountain road is seen in an ethnic Lisu village in Luzhang township of Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan province, China, on 28 March 2018. (Photo: Reuters)
An ethnic Lisu woman bathes her daughter in Fugong township in Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan province, China, on 25 March 2018. (Photo: Reuters)

Ethnic Lisu in China aim to save crossbow culture

For many ethnic Lisu, a mostly Christian minority who inhabit the Burma-China border region, the crossbow is an indispensable part of their culture dating back to 200 BC.