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Thrifty culture of a Tibetan village

Thrifty culture of a Tibetan village

During the Dragon Boat Festival, Zhuanzigou, a Tibetan village in southwest China’s Sichuan, welcomed tourists from all over country. Apart distinctive style village, villagers’ thriftiness impressed ..

Engineering feat takes shape in Sichuan

Engineering feat takes shape in Sichuan

Spanning 1,100 meters across Luding River in Ganzi Tibetan autonomous prefecture of Sichuan province, the first main cable backstay Xingkangte Bridge, part an expressway that links Ya'an city and Kangding ..

Lama living on plateau keen on online shoppin

Lama living on plateau keen on online shoppin

Yongdan Sangbo, a 23-years-old lama studying at Buddhist institute in Ganzi Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Sichuan province, is among the pioneers who know how to shop online on 4,500-meter plateau. ..

Beautiful spring scenery in SW China

Beautiful spring scenery in SW China

Hundreds of hectares Populus cathayana planted on the river basins at an altitude more than 3,750 meters turn green in early spring May Dabba County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, attracting a number ..

one-thousand-year old cherry tree discovered in Jiuzhaigou

one-thousand-year old cherry tree discovered in Jiuzhaigou

A nearly one-thousand-year old cherry tree with 12 branches and the base (ground trunk) circumference reaching 4.56 meters was discovered recently by Professor Jiang Xiwang Hubei Jianghan University at ..

Intangible cultural heritage items performed in Aba

Intangible cultural heritage items performed in Aba

Accompanied by melodious folk songs, the 2017 Aba Ethnic and Folk Intangible Cultural Heritage Performance was opened on April 28th at Palace square of Barkam, prefectural capital in southwest China's Sichuan ..

Birthplace of the Kangding Love Song: Lake Miga Tso

Birthplace of the Kangding Love Song: Lake Miga Tso

Kangding, capital city of Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, is the heart ancient Tea-Horse Road and known as birthplace love songs legendaries. ..

Investment contracts worth over $2.2 billion signed

Investment contracts worth over $2.2 billion signed

The municipal government of Ya’an in Sichuan province signed 28 investment contracts with domestic and foreign firms in the Sichuan provincial capital, Chengdu, on Wednesday.

Movie filmed to tell story of a Tibetan boy chasing dreams

Movie filmed to tell story of a Tibetan boy chasing dreams

Recently, the movie Three Cordyceps officially began filming in Aba Prefecture of Sichuan Province. The film is adapted from a novel same name by well-known contemporary Tibetan author, A Lai, youngest ..

Education paves the way for young Tibetans

Education paves the way for young Tibetans

Sonam Tsering spends almost every minute of his waking hours studying for the national college admission test, which he will sit early June.

Construction of Sichuan-Tibet railway at full steam ahead

Construction of Sichuan-Tibet railway at full steam ahead

Construction of China’s gravity-defying railway connecting Sichuan province with the cloud-capped capital Tibet autonomous region, Lhasa, has accelerated since start year according to workers involved ..

Training base of Tibetan Arts in Aba

Training base of Tibetan Arts in Aba

In a small, remote town in southwest Sichuan Province of China, the training traditional Tibetan arts, such as Thangka, costumes, carved stones, incense is very popular, offering hopes to hundreds young ..

Snow scenes in Kangting

Snow scenes in Kangting

Kangting, located in Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan Province, is renowned for its beautiful scenery and historic culture.

Sichuan-Tibet Railway extending to plateau

Sichuan-Tibet Railway extending to plateau

At the beginning of 2017, 26 bridges and seven tunnels between Chengdu Plain Ya'an City were under busy construction. Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway, a segment Sichuan-Tibet was built in full swing. ..

Tips for travelling Kangding in April

Tips for travelling Kangding in April

As a county of Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Kangding is place high altitude. In April, temperature still relatively low. Here are some tips for you to travel Kangding.1. Keep war ..

Dunhuang grotto art on display in Chengdu

Dunhuang grotto art on display in Chengdu

An exhibition showcasing the renowned Dunhuang grotto art opened free to the public opened in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan province, on Monday.