Garze: land of glory (I)

Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Sichuan province is named after one of its counties which is called Garze County. However, the prefectural capital is no...

2017-07-19 10:05

Tibetan painter: Upholding ethnic features without clinging to tradition

Tibetan painter Nyima Tsering was awarded the prize of the

2016-01-08 15:21

New standards for Hada making, offering required in Tibet

Tibet will be looking to the public for suggestions on Hada making and offering standards this month.

2016-01-08 15:20

TV play "The Untold Story of Tibet" wins Flying Goddess Award

The 30th annual Flying Goddess Awards honored the 46-episode series

2016-01-08 15:20

Photo story of a Tibetan chef

Because of the enthusiasm stemming from foreign tourists in Lhasa for Tibetan food, he reconsidered the direction of his development – and decided to move forward and establish...

2016-01-08 09:21

Yaks on plateau have been domesticated 7,300 years ago

Researchers found that yaks on Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau have already been domesticated 7,300 years ago.

2016-01-07 10:51

Shangri-la reopens after disastrous fire

An ancient Tibetan town reopened to visitors on Friday after authorities restored parts of the city destroyed in a devastating fire in 2014.

2016-01-06 17:50

Ancient town in China's Yunnan to reopen in January

Dukezong, established more than 1,300 years ago, is known for its Tibetan-style architectures.

2016-01-06 17:50

Internet reaches 80 pct of Tibet's villages

By the end of December 2015, 4,208 Tibetan administrative villages have access to internet, accounting for 80 percent of the total, up from 19.6 percent five years ago.

2016-01-06 16:49

Farmers and herdsmen from all over Tibet start pilgrimages to Lhasa

Pilgrims spin prayer wheels nearby the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, Jan. 3, 2016.

2016-01-05 11:20

Winners of the "Charming Tibet" photography contest announced

Photographers from China and abroad as well as university and foreign exchange students have responded enthusiastically to the

2015-12-31 17:50

Tibet’s 10 intangible cultural heritage inheritors' skills recorded

Recently, the skills of ten national intangible cultural heritage representative successors were recorded.

2015-12-31 17:49

Tibet’s only symphony orchestra plays New Year concert

The 2016 New Year concert was held in Lhasa by Tibet’s only symphony orchestra - Tibet Philharmonic Orchestra on Dec. 30.

2015-12-31 17:49

Buddha painting unfolding festival celebrated in Sichuan Tibetan-inhabited area

The Minyak people in Shimian Country of the Tibetan-inhabited area of Sichuan Province are celebrating the Buddha painting unfolding ceremony on Dec. 26, 2015.

2015-12-30 14:19

Hyenas lived in SW China 4 mln years ago, research confirms

A group of fossils discovered on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau have been confirmed as pliocene-era bone-crushing hyenas, which date back some four million years, a Chinese archaeolo...

2015-12-25 11:49