Culture

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 ..

3,000-yr-old tombs unearthed in Tibet

3,000-yr-old tombs unearthed in Tibet

Archaeologists announced Monday that they have excavated tombs dating back some 3,000 years in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

"Miansa School" thangka painting exhibition tour starts

An exhibition of 100 contemporary pieces representative "Miansa School" Tibetan thangka, a national-level intangible cultural heritage and the highlight Nyingchi City's 16th Peach Blossom Tourism ..

Tibetan chess: a tea house tradition

Tibetan chess: a tea house tradition

One of the most relaxing ways to spend an afternoon in Sichuan Province's Aba County is playing Tibetan chess with friends in a tea house.

Senior Chinese official stresses high-quality development

Senior Chinese official stresses high-quality development

A senior Chinese official on Sunday called for promoting high-quality development by pushing forward supply-side structural reform and accelerating the building of a modernized economy. ..

Chinese premier vows to deepen reform, opening up

Chinese premier vows to deepen reform, opening up

China will continue to promote its reform and opening up drive, and improve investment environment for foreign companies, Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday.

Tibetan vocabulary continues to expand

Tibetan vocabulary continues to expand

"WeChat," "Shared bike" and "high-speed rail" are among more than 10,000 new terms and words that have been added to the Tibetan vocabulary in China.

Learning about traditional Tibetan arts in Qinghai

Learning about traditional Tibetan arts in Qinghai

Photo shows people are learning to make butter sculptures in the Geometry bookstore where a special area is set up show traditional Tibetan arts such as Thangka painting and Xining, northwest China's Qinghai ..

A snapshot of Pema Tibetan culture

A snapshot of Pema Tibetan culture

Pema Tibetans are mainly concentrated in Wenxian County Longnan City, northwest China's Gansu Province and Jiuzhaigou Aba Tibetan Qiang Autonomous Prefecture Pingwu Mianyang both southwest Sichuan Provi ..

Tibetan clothing changes lives in Qinghai

Tibetan clothing changes lives in Qinghai

On a bustling street in the old town of Tongde County in northwest China's Qinghai Province, Tenzin touted a variety of Tibetan clothes to crowds of customers.

Tibet publishes rare books of King Gesar epic

Tibet publishes rare books of King Gesar epic

Four more books on the Epic of King Gesar have been published, as part of efforts to preserve the 1,000-year-old epic, according to researchers in Tibet Autonomous Region.

Pema Tibetan's unique costumes on display

Pema Tibetan's unique costumes on display

Photo shows costumes in relation to the Pema Tibetan are displayed at an exhibition held at the CulturalPalaceofNationalities in Beijing, capital of China, from Feb. 23 to 28.