Culture

Two new dramas discovered in Tibet

Two new dramas discovered in Tibet

In 2017, the Tibet Autonomous Region Institute of Art began to conduct a census local operatic drama in region. After year collecting data, two new operas, Bagong Opera and Sherpamani Opera, were discovered. Up ..

Intangible cultural heritage workshops open in Tibet

Intangible cultural heritage workshops open in Tibet

Tibetans in poverty-stricken areas will have a chance to make their way out through traditional craftsmanship, since 10 workshops were set up Saturday the county of Nyemo southwest China's Tibet Autonomous ..

Tibet creates realistic thematic Tibetan opera stage drama

Tibet creates realistic thematic Tibetan opera stage drama

Reporters learned from the Tibet Autonomous Region Tibetan Drama Troupe on February 26 that newly-made realistic thematic opera stage drama Plateau Spring Thunder, which reflects contrasts between New and Old ..

Li Zuixiong: 18 trips to Tibet to save murals

Li Zuixiong: 18 trips to Tibet to save murals

Li Zuixiong, born in 1941, has worked for more than 50 years on education, research, and project management of cave mural paintings ancient architecture relics. He led 40-plus major research international ..

Yak butter flowers bloom on Lantern Festival

Yak butter flowers bloom on Lantern Festival

On February 19th, the fifteenth day of first month both Tibetan and lunar calendar, is known as Lantern Festival in Chinese tradition. This also last Spring Festival. Then, how do Tibetans spend their time on this ..

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.

An exhibition themed on

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 ..