Culture

Shoton Festival to be held in Tibet

Shoton Festival to be held in Tibet

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region is planning a host of cultural events for an upcoming traditional festival in the regional capital, Lhasa.

Tibetan snooker

Tibetan snooker

On July 12, the 12th Games of the Tibet Autonomous Region and the Fourth Traditional Sports Games were undergoing in the region's capital city Lhasa.

New collection of Tibetan epic exhibited in Sichuan

New collection of Tibetan epic exhibited in Sichuan

The most complete version of Epic King Gesar, generally considered the world's longest folk epic, was exhibited for first time Thursday in Chengdu, capital China's Sichuan Province. ..

Photo exhibition on Tibet's Ali opens in Beijing

Photo exhibition on Tibet's Ali opens in Beijing

A visitor views photographic works at a photo exhibition in Today Art Museum Beijing, capital of China, July 4, 2018. The exhibition, organized by the tourism authorities Ali prefecture Southwest China's Tibet ..

Traditional Tibetan culture is full of new life

Traditional Tibetan culture is full of new life

The Tibet Autonomous Region is currently holding an official exhibition lasting for two months to showcase achievements made in conserving local cultural heritage.

China launches Tibetan language translation software, apps

China launches Tibetan language translation software, apps

A series of new Tibetan-Chinese translation apps and software programs were launched in northwest China's Qinghai Province to better promote communication between different ethnic groups boost economic ..

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, ..