Culture

A guardian of Shinze culture

A guardian of Shinze culture

63-year-old Wangdu lives in Shazho Village, Wujing Township Shangri-La, Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province. As you walk into his home, can see a row of own Shinze (a kind ..

“Ko-ze” yak skin boat dancing

“Ko-ze” yak skin boat dancing

The yak skin boat dancing, also called “Ko-ze” in Tibetan, is a kind of song and dance for boatmen’s entertainment. In ko means “yak boat”, ze “dance”. This popular Junpa Village Quxu County, Tibet. ..

2018 Gesar Research Journal officially published

2018 Gesar Research Journal officially published

​On November 20, the Gesar Research Journal, which was founded by the northwest China's Qinghai Province "Epic of Gesar" Institute, officially published its 2018 issue.

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An exhibition themed on "Tang-Tibet Ancient Road" opens

On November 30th, a relics exhibition with theme of “Tang-Tibet Ancient Road” opened at northwest China’s Qinghai Museum. Over 200 artifacts from seven provinces and autonomous regions including ..

Derge Printing House: a pearl at the foot of snow mountains

Derge Printing House: a pearl at the foot of snow mountains

In the early morning of winter in Derge, sun has not yet spilled into valley. small town’s Derge Printing House, it was quiet and peaceful. As warm rises, shines through windows printing house, shining light on th ..

Tibetan opera performed in Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet

Tibetan opera performed in Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet

Members of Tibetan opera troupe perform in a funded by China National Arts Fund Lhasa, capital southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Nov. 24, 2018. was awarded national intangible cultural heritage status ..

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The "earliest" Tibetan New Year in Nyingchi district

A series of events marking the opening Nyingchi Winter Tourism and Gongbo New Year experience tour were held from November 6 to 8 in Basum Co Lulang Town scenic spots district, Tibet, as region welcomes its ..