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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 ..

In pics: Gandan Temple in China's Tibet

In pics: Gandan Temple in China's Tibet

Photo taken on March 9, 2018 shows the mountain road to Gandan Temple in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Founded 1409 by followers Zong Kaba, is oldest among lamaseries Yellow Sect. ..

Tibetan Buddhist mantras and symbols made on ice

Tibetan Buddhist mantras and symbols made on ice

Tibetan people from the Yushu Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Qinghai Province made paintings with sands and stones on frozen Tongtian River that is more than 3,600 meters above sea level Feb. 2, 2018. ..

Mongolian monks come to study in Beijing

Mongolian monks come to study in Beijing

Recently, 12 monks from Mongolia's Sain Nomin temple were sent to study at the High-level Tibetan Buddhism College of China for one year.

Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute gets larger

Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute gets larger

With the completion of a construction project on Tuesday, the Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute is now able to accommodate over 1,000 students.

Monks sent to Tibet to debate scriptures

Monks sent to Tibet to debate scriptures

On the 30th anniversary of establishment High-level Tibetan Buddhism College China, a total 23 students from Sakya and Gelug Sect studying in 14th advanced academic class held by college went to Ganden ..

A glimpse of Tibetan Buddhism from Sakya Monastery

A glimpse of Tibetan Buddhism from Sakya Monastery

Located in Sakya county, Southwest of Shigatse city, Tibet autonomous region, the Sakya Monastery is the principal monastery of the Sakyapa Sect of Tibetan Buddhism.

Panchen Lama prays at Jokhang Temple in Lhasa

Panchen Lama prays at Jokhang Temple in Lhasa

On the morning of July 27, 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu prayed before statue Sakyamuni Buddha inside Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, capital city southwest China's Tibet, and blessed monks monastery by ..

Panchen Lama holds Buddhist services in Tibet

Panchen Lama holds Buddhist services in Tibet

The 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu performed a series of Buddhist services in Lhasa, capital of Tibet Autonomous Region, over the past few days.

9 Tibetan monks take Geshe Lharamba summer pre-exam

9 Tibetan monks take Geshe Lharamba summer pre-exam

The summer pre-examination test for the 2018 annual Tibetan Buddhism Geshe Lharamba title exam took place on July 11 at Drepung Monastery in Lhasa, capital city of southwest China's Tibet.  ..

Hundreds of Tibetan Buddhist monasteries renovated in Qinghai

Hundreds of Tibetan Buddhist monasteries renovated in Qinghai

According to news from Department of Ethnic and Religious Affairs in northwest China's Qinghai Province, the province will allocate 20 million yuan (3 US dollars) for renovation Tibetan Buddhist monasteries ..

Life inside the world's highest monastery

Life inside the world's highest monastery

As the first ray of sunshine reaches tip a stupa outside Rongpo Monastery, Ngawang Paljor braces against wind and begins his walk along winding path, chanting mantras as he goes. ..

Electronic devices facilitate monks

Electronic devices facilitate monks

On May 17, monks having passed the advanced and intermediate Tibetan Buddhism title examinations at High-level College of China conducted their thesis defense Western Yellow Temple in Beijing. ..