Culture

Tibet digitizes nearly 6TB of ancient documents

Tibet digitizes nearly 6TB of ancient documents

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has established a 5.94-TB database of ancient Tibetan documents and literature, with nearly 6,000 books surveyed registered in 2019, local authorities said. ..

Qinghai ethnic culture shines in Japan

Qinghai ethnic culture shines in Japan

A show featuring the Tibetan arts and culture of Northwest China’s Qinghai province was held in Niigata, Japan on Jan 16, kicking off 2020 Chinese New Year celebrations country. ..

Movie on Tibetan opera released in China

Movie on Tibetan opera released in China

The movie, titled Tibetan Opera of King Gesar, tells the story of 11-year-old Zadeh, who, fascinated by the epic of King Gesar, pursues his dream of becoming an opera singer.

Tibetan Opera sings through the ages

Tibetan Opera sings through the ages

Tibetan Opera was showcased at the recent China Theater Festival in Fuzhou, Fujian province. The art form was inscribed by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage 10 years ago.

Visiting the Tibet Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum

Visiting the Tibet Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum

It is expected that The Tibet Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum, Tibet’s first museum dedicated to the preservation, inheritance, and dissemination of intangible culture in region be completed by June 2020. ..

Tibetan cultural and artistic event win international awards

Tibetan cultural and artistic event win international awards

On October 20 Beijing time, the Stevie Awards, known as “American Business World’s highest honor”, was held in Vienna, Austria. The “Discover Himalayas”, a Tibetan contemporary art exhibition, won bronze prize ..

Tibet publishes multilingual archives

Tibet publishes multilingual archives

A ceremony of the official print publication a series selected archives in Tibetan, Mongolian, and Manchu was held Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region on Tuesday. ..

Visiting the Sichuan Ngawa Xiangzang Art School

Visiting the Sichuan Ngawa Xiangzang Art School

The Xiangzang Art School in Songpan County was established on September 17, 2018 Mayi Village, Shanba Township, Ngawa Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China’s Sichuan Province. ..

Harvest Festival and Wool Culture Festival open in Tibet

Harvest Festival and Wool Culture Festival open in Tibet

The 2019 Tibet “Chinese Farmers Harvest Festival” and the Chanang County Wool Culture Festival both opened on morning of September 6 in County, Shannan City, southwest China's Autonomous Region. ..

Tibetan villagers celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

Tibetan villagers celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

The air was chilly and the barley fields were colored with a golden autumnal palette on Wednesday as locals in Tibet autonomous region's Tsome village gathered for coming Mid-Autumn Festival. ..

Shoton Festival begins in Tibet

Shoton Festival begins in Tibet

Celebrations for the traditional Shoton Festival, or Yogurt Festival, began in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region Friday.

Yogurt Festival celebrated in Tibet

Yogurt Festival celebrated in Tibet

Thousands of Tibet autonomous region residents braved the rain to pay homage giant thangka -religious images embroidered in silk -to mark start annual Shoton, or Yogurt Festival, on Friday Lhasa, capital Tibet. ..

Tibet sees progress in preserving cultural relics

Tibet sees progress in preserving cultural relics

Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region has witnessed sustainable development with its cultural relic preservation work over the past 60 years, according to region's bureau of relics on Monday. ..

2019 Lhasa Shoton Festival to hold nine events

2019 Lhasa Shoton Festival to hold nine events

The Tibet Autonomous Region Lhasa Municipal Government said on August 14 that the 2019 China Shoton Festival, or Yoghurt will be held in from 30 to September 5. ..

Gesar Horse Racing Festival held in Gansu

Gesar Horse Racing Festival held in Gansu

Recently, the 12th Gesar Horse Racing Festival kicked off at the Gesar Horse Racing Center in Maqu County in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Gansu Province.