Inject profound and lasting cultural power into the construction of a community with a shared future for mankind

Jointly appreciate the beauty of Chinese culture, seek cultural inheritance and innovation, and jointly promote civilizational exchanges and mutual learning. On September 9, President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the 14 Beijing Cultural Forum, pointing out: "China will make better use of Beijing's advantages as an ancient historical capital and a national cultural center, strengthen cultural exchanges with all parts of the world, jointly promote cultural prosperity and development, cultural heritage protection, and exchanges and mutual learning among civilizations, implement the global civilization initiative, and inject profound and lasting cultural power into the construction of a community with a shared future for mankind." ”

"The Chinese nation has a long tradition of excellence, and has had an open, inclusive and inclusive cultural mind since ancient times, and Chinese civilization has always appreciated the mutual understanding and respect between different civilizations." Since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core has insisted on integrating the basic tenets of Marxism with China's specific conditions and with China's excellent traditional culture, borrowing and absorbing all the achievements of human civilization with a broad mind, promoting the creative transformation and innovative development of China's excellent traditional culture, promoting exchanges and mutual learning between Chinese civilization and other civilizations in the world, and building a new atmosphere of Chinese culture and stimulating the new vitality of Chinese civilization in the course of upright innovation. Today, Chinese culture has bloomed with a new era of brilliance and new vigor, and the influence and appeal of Chinese civilization have been significantly enhanced; Chinese-style modernization has endowed Chinese civilization with modern power, and as a new form of human civilization, it will learn from other civilizations around the world, which will surely greatly enrich the hundred gardens of world civilization.

Chinese civilization has outstanding continuity, outstanding innovation, outstanding unity, outstanding inclusiveness, outstanding peace, General Secretary Xi Jinping profoundly explained the five outstanding characteristics of Chinese civilization at the symposium on cultural inheritance and development, which has great guiding significance for us to comprehensively understand the history of Chinese civilization and better undertake the new cultural mission. As a famous historical and cultural city with a history of more than 3000,800 years of city building, a history of more than <> years of capital building, and the world's first "Double Olympic City", Beijing has a rich historical and cultural heritage and fruitful achievements in cultural construction, and is a powerful witness of the continuity, innovation, unity, inclusiveness and peace of Chinese civilization. Giving better play to Beijing's advantages as an ancient historical capital and a national cultural center, and strengthening cultural exchanges with all parts of the world, will certainly inject new momentum into the construction of a cultural power and the modern civilization of the Chinese nation, and make new contributions to promoting cultural prosperity and development, cultural heritage protection, and exchanges and mutual learning among civilizations.

Civilizations are enriched by exchanges, and civilizations are enriched by mutual learning. The diversity of human civilizations is a fundamental feature of the world and a source of human progress. General Secretary Xi Jinping put forward the Global Civilization Initiative, emphasizing the promotion of the diversity of world civilizations, carrying forward the common values of all mankind, strengthening people-to-people exchanges and cooperation, contributing Chinese wisdom to promoting inclusive coexistence and exchanges and mutual learning among different civilizations, and providing Chinese solutions for creating a new situation of people-to-people exchanges, cultural integration and people-to-people ties in all countries in the world. Today, when the future and destiny of all countries are closely linked, the inclusive coexistence and mutual learning of different civilizations play an irreplaceable role in promoting the modernization of human society and prospering the hundred gardens of world civilization. Only by implementing the Global Civilization Initiative, adhering to the equality, mutual learning, dialogue and inclusiveness of civilizations, carrying forward the common values of peace, development, fairness, justice, democracy and freedom for all mankind, transcending the barriers between civilizations, transcending the conflict of civilizations and transcending civilizational tolerance through civilizational exchanges, and jointly promoting the development and progress of human civilization can the world civilization be full of vitality.

To promote exchanges and mutual learning among civilizations and implement the Global Civilization Initiative, China is not only an active advocate, but also a firm actor. With the permanent theme of "Inheritance, Innovation and Mutual Learning" and the annual theme of "Inheriting Excellent Culture and Promoting Exchange and Cooperation", the Beijing Cultural Forum aims to deeply study and implement General Secretary Xi Jinping's important expositions on socialist cultural construction and fully implement the strategic deployment of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China on the construction of a cultural power, and create a platform for displaying the achievements of cultural construction, a platform for the exchange of experience in cultural construction, a cooperation platform for cultural innovation and development, and a communication platform for exchanges and mutual learning among civilizations. In-depth exchanges on topics such as the protection and utilization of cultural heritage, the deep integration of culture and science and technology, literature and art and social life, the integrated development of culture and tourism, and the exchange and mutual learning of world civilizations will gather wisdom for building the modern civilization of the Chinese nation and promoting the common progress of human civilization.

Culture is like water, immersed and silent; Civilization is like a tide, and the strings are singing. On the new journey, firmly standing on the right side of history and the side of the progress of human civilization, working together to walk the road of the world, making exchanges and mutual learning among civilizations a driving force for promoting the progress of human society, a link for safeguarding world peace, and injecting profound and lasting cultural power into the construction of a community with a shared future for mankind, we will certainly be able to pass on the torch of peace from generation to generation, let the power of development continue to flow, and let the light of civilization shine. (People's Daily)