Culture

1,424 historical and cultural sites protected in China's Tibet

1,424 historical and cultural sites protected in China's Tibet

Photo taken on April 26, 2017 shows the Sagya Monastery in Shigatse Prefecture southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. So far there are 1,424 historical and cultural sites being protected at different levels ..

Photography exhibition on ecology displayed on plateau

Photography exhibition on ecology displayed on plateau

The first Qinghai-Tibet plateau original green industry development forum and a photography exhibition with 165 photographs displayed on the natural environment of northwest China's Qinghai Province, ..

Tibetans celebrate Kongpo New Year

Tibetans celebrate Kongpo New Year

According to the Tibetan calendar, Sunday is first day of Kongpo New Year in Nyingchi area. Thanks timely rescue efforts, celebration among locals went smoothly as planned. ..

Mural paintings found in Tibetan temple ruins

Mural paintings found in Tibetan temple ruins

Archeologists have discovered mural paintings dating back 800 years among ruins of a Tibetan temple in the city of Shannan, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

Tibetan culture comes to college campuses in Taiwan

Tibetan culture comes to college campuses in Taiwan

As the curtain rises, backdrop of Potala Palace under an azure sky emerges before audience, and excerpt from Tashi Delek, one eight great Tibetan operas, is performed while cymbal drums are played on a campus stage ..

Cham dance performed at Tashilhunpo Monastery in Tibet

Cham dance performed at Tashilhunpo Monastery in Tibet

On September 22, the second day of eighth Tibetan calendar month, traditional cham dance was performed at Tashilhunpo Monastery, Shigatse, southwest China's Tibet. With a history more than 200 years, is called ..

Products made from Tibetan paper become popular

Products made from Tibetan paper become popular

Tibetan paper was first invented in the mid-7th century. It is a cultural creation unique to Tibet. Princess Wencheng’s arrival Tibet brought papermaking technology region. ..