Tibet

9 things to know before visiting Tibet

Monks, monasteries and mountains. Tibet is one of the most unique places you will visit. Known as the “roof of the world”, the “third pole” or the “land of snows”, Tibet is one of the most intriguing and mysterious places in the world. This massive land is home to Buddhist monasteries, historic sites, vast snow-capped Himalayan mountains, furry yaks, beautiful …

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Tibetan girl wins gold medal

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMHALA, September 4: Recently graduated Tibetan nursing student Tenzin Noryang received a gold medal for achieving top marks for four consecutive years at the KLE Academy for Higher Education and Research in Karnataka State. The Bachelor of Nursing Gold Medal was awarded to Noryang at the graduation ceremony held on August 19. to reduce their suffering, ”the …

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A RARE PAINTING FROM THE LAMDRE LINE OF TWO SAKYA MASTERS

A double-lineage painting by Lamdre Two enthroned lamas gaze toward the center of this square composition depicting a large number of human teachers and deities. The two central figures don the garb of esteemed llamas and hold lotus stems in each hand – a vajra and the bell rests on those held by the teacher on the left while a …

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Where wealthy Chinese travelers are going during the pandemic

(CNN) – The sandy shores of Sanya. The mountains of Yunnan. Giant pandas sanctuaries in Sichuan. Wealthy Chinese travelers may not be able to travel overseas easily these days, but there is no shortage of attractive travel destinations in their own backyards. And it looks like the country is gearing up for another domestic travel boom ahead of Golden Week …

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PLA Military Command in Tibet Holds Large-Scale Joint Exercises in Plateau Region

A main battle tank attached to a combined arms regiment of the PLA Military Command in Nanjiang spits fire at a military firing range in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on July 26, 2021 (eng.chinamil.com. cn / Photo by Tang Yayun) The Tibet Military Command of the China People’s Liberation Army (PLA) recently held large-scale joint exercises in a snow-covered …

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Meet a Chinese family with Tibetan, Naxi, Lisu, and Han members

02:33 “Happy families are all alike”, but one of these families from the community of Beimen, in the city of Shangri-La, in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Deqen, in the province of Yunnan (southwest China), obviously has its unique characteristics. First of all, it’s a big family, with over 15 family members from four generations living together. Second, family members …

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Car traffic disrupted on the Hindustan-Tibet national highway at HP

No more news August 23, 2021 | 00:22 Ujjain, Aug 22 (UNI) The National Security Law was invoked against four people who were subsequently jailed for three months for brandishing pro-Pakistan slogans on Thursday during a procession of a certain community in the colony from Geeta to Ujjain, official sources said on Sunday. . Collector Ashish Singh initiated the action …

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Tibet witnessing decrease in desertification and sandification

The city of Shannan, a semi-arid region in the Southeast Tibet Autonomous Region, is working on a desertification control program covering more than 3,200 hectares. Since 2005, the county government has promoted the agriculture and ranching sectors in this region, helping nearly 2,000 local farmers find employment. According to statistics, desertification in the region decreased by 92,000 hectares between 2004 …

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Chinese Embassy in India opposes meeting between US Ambassador and Dalai Lama representative, urges US to stop interfering in China’s internal affairs

Illustration: Liu Rui / GT The Chinese Embassy in India has strongly opposed repeated acts of provocation by the United States after its Ambassador to India met Ngodup Dongchung, representative of the Dalai Lama in New Delhi and said that the United States respected “the Dalai Lama’s vision for equal human rights ”. The so-called “Tibetan government in exile” is …

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Activists challenge US broadcaster of Beijing Olympics

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMHALA, August 9: Dozens of Tibetan, Uyghur and Hong Kong activists entered the premises of the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) studios New York merchandise store at Rockefeller Center on Sunday. Activists staged a flash mob to protest and call on NBC not to broadcast the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics slated for February. Led by the organization Students …

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