Culture

Unique Sanyan watchtower

Unique Sanyan watchtower

The architecture of the residential buildings in Sanyan area Gonjo County, Chamdo City, Tibet Autonomous Region, is like "watchtowers": tall, imposing, and a group, which represents unique form ethnic Tibetan ..

Unique culture of Luoba ethnic minority in Tibet

Unique culture of Luoba ethnic minority in Tibet

With a population of over 3,000, the Luoba ethnic minority group, mainly living in Longzi county of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, remains a mystery for many people.

Northern highlights

Northern highlights

The Shanghai Chinese Orchestra kicks off its new performance season with a showcase of traditional musical works from Northwest China.

Tibetan fashion show held in east China

Tibetan fashion show held in east China

The "Cultural Creation of Tibet: Tibet and Lhasa Creative Products Tour Exhibition" was held from May 4 to 7 at the Nanjing Laomendong Historical Cultural Block, east China's Jiangsu Province, showcasing ..

Tibetan tea customs

Tibetan tea customs

Brewing tea slowly improves the taste; speaking slowly improves the clarity of one’s meaning.

China publishes Dunhuang manuscripts housed overseas

China publishes Dunhuang manuscripts housed overseas

Ancient Dunhuang manuscripts housed abroad have been edited and published by the Institute for Overseas National Literature of Northwest Minzu University since 2006. Up till now, 9 kept in British Library 22 ..

Tibet invests 200 million yuan to tell historical story

Tibet invests 200 million yuan to tell historical story

Tibet's Princess Wencheng large-scale live-action epic drama production team has joined with the Beijing Film Academy to invest 200 million yuan (31.7 US dollars) in preparation for film Mission Unpredicable, ..

Ngoyab Tsering and his translation cause

Ngoyab Tsering and his translation cause

Due to historical reasons, in the past, Tibetan language education Chamdo (situated at east of Tibet Autonomous Region) is underdeveloped when compared central areas TAR, such as Lhasa, Shigatse, and Lhoka. ..

Aba: 9th Tibetan chess invitational begins

Aba: 9th Tibetan chess invitational begins

The 9th annual Tibetan Chess Invitational has started in Aba County and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, attracting more than 150 chess enthusiasts from Tibet, Qinghai, ..

Tibet’s earliest tombs unearthed

Tibet’s earliest tombs unearthed

The earliest-known tombs in Tibet was discovered the region’s Zanda County, Ngari Prefecture by a joint archaeological team from Cultural Relic Protection and Research Institute Shaanxi Provincial of ..