Tibetan painter: Upholding ethnic features without clinging to tradition

Tibetan painter Nyima Tsering was awarded the prize of the

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 10:50

Dalai Lama murder plot 'a stunt': Tibet

China rejected media reports that it had attempted to assassinate the Dalai Lama, calling it

2016-01-06 17:50

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

Honesty offers promise of prosperity

Except for a small plot of land and one shabby shed, farmer Chong Yushan owns no valuable property, nor does he have much cash flow.

2015-12-23 09:49

Dalai Lama's peaceful image hides real agenda

Dialogue is the way the Dalai Lama proposed settling the conflict and differences between the civilized world and the Islamic State terrorists when he was interviewed by an Ital...

2015-12-10 17:47

Tibet-themed symposium held in Germany

Chinese embassy in Germany held the 3-day symposium regarding the theme “Tibet’s History - Present and Future”. Guests from China and Germany introduced Tibet as they saw it ...

2015-12-08 18:17

"Goddess Festival" – traditional festival for Tibetan women

The 15th day of the tenth month on the Tibetan Calendar,which fell on Nov. 26 this year,is Tibet's traditional festival - the

2015-12-03 15:46

Inheritor to introduce oldest Tibetan folk dance to the whole world

In Jiuhe Village of Xiashui Township, Qiongjie County in Lhoka Prefecture, 80-year-old Nyima was practicing a kind of folk dances in Tibetan knowns as the Zhuo dance while also ...

2015-12-03 15:46

Zhu Weiqun: If no approval from Central Government, 14th Dalai Lama would just be an ordinary farmer

The enthronement of the 11th Panchen Lama 20 years ago reflects the Chinese Central Government’s decision-making power over the reincarnation of the Panchen Lamas as well as t...

2015-12-02 17:16

Xi ready to point way on climate

The world is expected to learn how its second-largest economy will deal with climate change, and how it will help bring prosperity to the least-developed continent - all with a ...

2015-11-28 09:46

Views of world's highest peak in China's Tibet

Photo taken on Nov. 23, 2015 shows a distant view of Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world which stands at an altitude of 8844.43 meters, in southwest China's Tibet Auton...

2015-11-26 16:46

In pics: A young Tibetan Buddhist leader - the 11th Panchen Lama(I)

The Panchen Erdeni Qoigyi Gyaibo was recognized as the incarnation soul boy of the 10th Panchen Lama in Lhasa in November 1995. The following photos show how a boy born in the 1...

2015-11-26 16:46

Tobgye with his friends -Tibetan macaque

In Gyakar Dongtsan scenic spot, Gongbo gyamda of Nyingchi, southwest China’ s Tibet Autonomous Region, there are more than 2,000 Tibetan macaques, among which a monkey with red...

2015-11-25 10:15


White Haired Girl –a good tale

In the evening of November 6, the Ministry of Culture of People’s Republic of China launched a national tour of the classical opera, White Haired Girl, based on a legendary Chi...

2015-11-13 09:15