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Senior monk talks about development of Tibetan Buddhism

Senior monk talks about development of Tibetan Buddhism

The 14th Tibetan Buddhism Thorampa Advanced Title Award Ceremony was held in Beijing at the High-level College of China, where 20 monk students from Gelug and Sakya sects were granted title, further ex ..

To touch the starry sky in Damxung, Tibet

To touch the starry sky in Damxung, Tibet

Every April to July is the best season view galaxies in northern hemisphere. Photo shows starry sky that seems so close enough touch of Damxung County, about 160 kilometers away from Lhasa, Tibet. ..

Tourists experience digging cordyceps in Damxung, Tibet

Tourists experience digging cordyceps in Damxung, Tibet

Photo shows tourists experience discovering and digging cordyceps under the guide of local herdsmen in 3rd Cordyceps Cultural Tourism Festival held at foot Molan Snow Mountain Damxung County, Tibet, on May 20. ..

Tibet equestrian team wins championship

Tibet equestrian team wins championship

The Tibet equestrian team was crowned team champions after fierce competition in the 2018 National Equestrian Eventing Championships recently kicked off in Tianjin.

Himalayan mining reports groundless hype: analysts

Himalayan mining reports groundless hype: analysts

Reports that China's mining operations are turning the Himalayas into "another South China Sea" were dismissed as completely groundless hype by Chinese observers on Monday.

Health of wetland a priority of Tibet

Health of wetland a priority of Tibet

Pema Wanggyal used to be an ordinary herdsman living in Shongpa, a small village at the side of Lake Manasarova. Three years ago, he was assigned new job - ranger "holy lake". Pema's involves protecting wildlife ..

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.

Ngari: happy life on yaks' back

Ngari: happy life on yaks' back

​When one thinks of livestock carrying cargo, the first thought is often poverty, yet in Gangsha Village Baga Township, part Pulan County Ngari Prefecture, people have used this way to overcome poverty and ..

The guardians of Lake Mapam Yutso

The guardians of Lake Mapam Yutso

Baima Gyalpo has heard lots of legends about Lake Mapam Yutso ever since she was a child. And she takes it her responsibility to keep the lake and the nearby area clean and neat.

Discount prices draw travelers to Tibet

Discount prices draw travelers to Tibet

Travelers can continue to enjoy discounted tickets at major scenic spots and for transportation in the Tibet autonomous region until end of June because a surprising jump tourism activity past three months, ..

Tibetan NPC delegation wraps up visit to U.S.

Tibetan NPC delegation wraps up visit to U.S.

​A National People's Congress (NPC) delegation of legislators from China's Tibet Autonomous Region wrapped up its six-day visit to the United States on Monday.

National People's Congress Tibet delegation visits Canada

National People's Congress Tibet delegation visits Canada

A National People's Congress (NPC) delegation of lawmakers from China's Tibet Autonomous Region visited Canada May 6 to 9, meeting and communicating with people all walks life in provide a comprehensive ..

Tibet solar energy park to benefit 2,000 poor families

Tibet solar energy park to benefit 2,000 poor families

Construction of China's largest photovoltaic industrial park has begun in Samdrubze district Shigatse, Tibet autonomous region, with the project expected to house 2,000 families from poverty-stricken ..

Heavenly kindergartens built in remote villages in Tibet

Heavenly kindergartens built in remote villages in Tibet

Early morning on the plateau, sapphire-like sky is reflected in a lake under snow-capped mountains. Four-year-old Drolma carries her schoolbag and sets off to school. Today, she got up even earlier than ..

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 ..