"Tsurpu Monastery has almost 900 years of history. All the Karma Kagyu Buddhist ceremonial activities have been preserved very well." Said DradulDradul, an eminent monk. It was April 9th in T ..
Candidates for advanced degrees at the High-level Tibetan Buddhism College of China in Beijing debate Buddhist scripture on Friday with heated arguments. The candidates will be challenged five ma ..
Monks debate on Tibetan Buddhism doctrines at Labu Monastery in Yushu Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai Province, April 18, 2016. (Xinhua/Wu Gang) A monk debates Tib ..
Monks debate on Tibetan Buddhism doctrines at Labu Monastery in Yushu Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai Province, April 18, 2016. (Xinhua/Wu Gang) Tibeta ..
Monks participate in fierce dharma debates the Jokhang Temple on Sunday. [Photo by Palden Nyima/China Daily] Eleven monks passed annual debating exam and were accredited as Geshe Lharampas & ..
Living Buddha Shingtsa Tenzinchodrak (left) presents a Tibetan Kha Ta to US-China Partnerships Chairman Charles Foster (right) and while Foster's wif ..
A woman spins prayer wheels nearby the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Jan. 3, 2016. When slack farming season comes, farmers and herdsmen from ..
Apart from natural landscapes, the main tourist attraction in Tibet is its religion and culture. There are a lot of interesting Tibetan festivals waiting for you such as lunar New Year, Tashi ..
Tibet commemorated the 20th anniversary of enthronement 11th Panchen Lama[Photo/China Online] on Tuesday Panc ..
A Tibetan Buddhism believer prays in front of the Jokhang Temple Lhasa, capital southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Nov. 3, 2015. The annual festival Lhapad Duchen, day to c ..
Samye Monastery [Photo/Agencies] Monastery, built in the eighth century, is oldest Buddhist monastery southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, sitting at mountain area of Cha ..
Seven Buddha halls have been restored in Labrang Monastery, a prominent Tibetan Buddhist monastery the northwestern province of Gansu. Founded 1709, by 2012, when restoration project began, ..
Samye Monastery, built in the 8th century, is oldest Buddhist monastery southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. [Photo/China Online] Buddhism played an import ..
Potala Palace paintings preserved The Potala Palace, in the Tibetan capital of Lhasa, has a history over 1,300 years. And images its murals include religious stories, historical figure ..
Tashilhunpo Monastery, founded in the 1500s, is located Shigatse City, second-largest city Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It one of most important monasteries Tibetan Buddh ..
A gigantic Tangka (Tibetan religious painting) is displayed at Wudangzhao Monastery in Baotou, north China's Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region, Sept. 13, 2015. Mo ..
Located in the quiet piedmont area of Shannan Region, Samye Monastery is first temple to be built Tibet and complete with three Buddhist jewels B ..
Moon Knife: An instrument used in Tantric Buddhism. The edge of the knife is shaped like a crescent moon, blade has an exquisite pattern, and handle vajra. It can be made copper, si ..
Skull Bowl (kapala): An instrument used in Tantric Buddhism. It belongs only the protector deities' hall and master's living quarters or secret room. The bowl ..
Wheel of Life or Existence: Six parts consisting the upper, middle, lower, left, right, and script. It is an auspicious symbol that can vanquish demons eliminate ..
Tsering Ragya. (Xinhua photo/Zhao Danping) Tsering Ragya, a Tibetan lama in southwest China's Sichuan Province, enjoys using social media on his mobile phone. With smart phone hand, ..
Photo taken on Aug. 14, 2015 shows the ceremony held to unfold a huge Buddha painting during annual traditional Shoton (Yogurt) Festival at Sera Monastery in Lhasa, capital of southwest China ..
Clad in crimson-colored robes, Trinley Gyatso conducts a group of young Tibetan lamas as they test out solemn new song for their 300-year-old band. "The note on the gong should be lower," he instru ..
Thangka is a scroll painting created in Tibetan script on bright satin and hung as an offering religious scroll. Thangka unique type of art culture, the subject matter which i ..
Wheel of Life or Existence: Six parts consisting the upper, middle, lower, left, right, and script. It is an auspicious symbol that can vanquish demons eliminate unclean things. ..