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World’s largest Mani stone pile

World’s largest Mani stone pile

The Gyana Mani stone town in Yushu City, Prefecture, northwest China’s Qinghai province originated more than 300 years ago; it is formed through continuous efforts of generations craftsmen and nearby ..

11th Panchen Lama visits Fujian and do surveys

11th Panchen Lama visits Fujian and do surveys

From October 31 to November 6, the 11th Panchen Lama Erdeni Choskyi Gyalpo, a member of Standing Committee Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and vice president Buddhist Association, ..

Panchen Lama completes Buddhist activities in Tibet

Panchen Lama completes Buddhist activities in Tibet

The 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu returned to Beijing on Tuesday after three months of Buddhist activities in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region where he visited sites and conducted ..

11th Panchen Lama prays at Jokhang Temple

11th Panchen Lama prays at Jokhang Temple

On the morning of July 19, 11th Panchen Lama Erdeni Choskyi Gyalpo arrived at Jokhang Temple in Lhasa to worship Sakyamuni Buddha statue and lead sutra chanting temple, praying for national stability, prosperity ..

Preliminary exam for Geshe Lharampa title concludes

Preliminary exam for Geshe Lharampa title concludes

The six-day summer preliminary exam organized by the Tibet Branch of Buddhist Association China for Geshe Lharampa title Gelug Sect Tibetan Buddhism is officially closed on July 5 with conclusion basic cultural ..

Senior monk talks about development of Tibetan Buddhism

Senior monk talks about development of Tibetan Buddhism

The 14th Tibetan Buddhism Thorampa Advanced Title Award Ceremony was held in Beijing at the High-level College of China, where 20 monk students from Gelug and Sakya sects were granted title, further ex ..

In pics: Gandan Temple in China's Tibet

In pics: Gandan Temple in China's Tibet

Photo taken on March 9, 2018 shows the mountain road to Gandan Temple in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Founded 1409 by followers Zong Kaba, is oldest among lamaseries Yellow Sect. ..

Tibetan Buddhist mantras and symbols made on ice

Tibetan Buddhist mantras and symbols made on ice

Tibetan people from the Yushu Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Qinghai Province made paintings with sands and stones on frozen Tongtian River that is more than 3,600 meters above sea level Feb. 2, 2018. ..

Mongolian monks come to study in Beijing

Mongolian monks come to study in Beijing

Recently, 12 monks from Mongolia's Sain Nomin temple were sent to study at the High-level Tibetan Buddhism College of China for one year.

Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute gets larger

Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute gets larger

With the completion of a construction project on Tuesday, the Tibet Buddhist Theological Institute is now able to accommodate over 1,000 students.

Monks sent to Tibet to debate scriptures

Monks sent to Tibet to debate scriptures

On the 30th anniversary of establishment High-level Tibetan Buddhism College China, a total 23 students from Sakya and Gelug Sect studying in 14th advanced academic class held by college went to Ganden ..

A glimpse of Tibetan Buddhism from Sakya Monastery

A glimpse of Tibetan Buddhism from Sakya Monastery

Located in Sakya county, Southwest of Shigatse city, Tibet autonomous region, the Sakya Monastery is the principal monastery of the Sakyapa Sect of Tibetan Buddhism.