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Losar celebration in a Tibetan village

Losar celebration in a Tibetan village

Jiuba Village is located in Bayi District Nyingchi Prefecture of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Located on the scenic riverbanks Nyang River, village has a country style that poetic and calm. There ..

Tibet winter tourism continues to boom

Tibet winter tourism continues to boom

Thanks to government subsidies and promotional efforts, winter tourism in Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region continues boom despite unfavorable local weather for outdoor activities. ..

Tibetan New Year celebrations in Samye Monastery

Tibetan New Year celebrations in Samye Monastery

A grand, annual ceremony to change the Prayer Flags Pillar in Samye Monastery, first Buddhist monastery Tibet, Dranang, Lhoka, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Feb. 9, 2019. The is usually held on ..

Internet medical offices donated to 13 hospitals in Tibet

Internet medical offices donated to 13 hospitals in Tibet

On January 20, the non-governmental group “Aiding Friends Healthy Home”, which serves Aid Tibet cadres from all over China, held fourth lecture as part of Password” series lectures and Spring Festival Tea ..

Online retail sales rocket in Tibet

Online retail sales rocket in Tibet

Online retail sales in Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region surged 58.5 percent year on year in 2018, the regional commerce department said Monday.

Tibetan returnees celebrate New Year

Tibetan returnees celebrate New Year

On January 23, patriots from all walks of life held a symposium in Lhasa to welcome Losar, the Tibetan New Year and Spring Festival. returnees as well domestic overseas Tibetans together joined symposium, ..

New Year Celebrations bedecked with jewels

New Year Celebrations bedecked with jewels

Every year, people of all nationalities in China wear new clothes to celebrate the New Year, and Tibetans are no exception. Generally speaking, from second day Tibetan will special costumes visit their relatives ..

Cold air to chill China

Cold air to chill China

China's national observatory on Wednesday forecast that a fresh wave of cold air will sweep across many parts the country in coming days, bringing temperature drops and rain snow. ..

Bustling New Year market in southwest China’s Tibet

Bustling New Year market in southwest China’s Tibet

As the Chinese New Year and Tibetan is approaching, holiday shopping in Nyingchi, southwest China’s Tibet busier than ever. People have started to prepare for their annual celebrations, generating plenty of ..

New festival necessities in our family

New festival necessities in our family

"In the past, I only bought traditional New Year's goods such as fried pastry kasai. Now need to buy a lot of new necessities, like Year couplets written in Tibetan and paper cut-outs." In village Cijuelin ..

Tibetan New Year's day celebration

Tibetan New Year's day celebration

In ancient Tibet, New Year's Day took place in summer. When the wheat became ripe, a new year began. Kongbo, eastern Year’s on first day of 10th month Tibetan calendar. an area with long history, emer ..

Tartso and Tsewang Tashi's New Year wishes

Tartso and Tsewang Tashi's New Year wishes

Time flies by, and it is once again time to make a New Year's wish. Tibetan youth Tsewang Tashi from Nagchu in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region wishes enter university of his choice this year, after ..

Tibet's Shannan attracts 4 million tourists in 2018

Tibet's Shannan attracts 4 million tourists in 2018

Around 4.1 million domestic and overseas tourists visited Shannan city of China's Southwest Tibet autonomous region in 2018, an increase 17.8 percent year-on-year, local tourism authorities said recently. ..