63-year-old Wangdu lives in Shazho Village, Wujing Township Shangri-La, Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province. As you walk into his home, can see a row of own Shinze (a kind ..
The yak skin boat dancing, also called “Ko-ze” in Tibetan, is a kind of song and dance for boatmen’s entertainment. In ko means “yak boat”, ze “dance”. This popular Junpa Village Quxu County, Tibet. Whenever the ..
The 3rd China Ethnic Art Biennial Exhibition opened at the National Art Museum of China on December 5.
Known as “hometown of carving”, Phursong Township in Nyemo County lies about 150 kilometers away from Lhasa, capital southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. Nyemo, which means “ear wheat” Tibetan, has three ..
On November 20, the Gesar Research Journal, which was founded by the northwest China's Qinghai Province "Epic of Gesar" Institute, officially published its 2018 issue.
Namkha-gyel, known as the “divine painter” or “decorator of the sky”among Tibetans, was a Tibetan thangka art painting master in the 17th century.
On November 30th, a relics exhibition with theme of “Tang-Tibet Ancient Road” opened at northwest China’s Qinghai Museum. Over 200 artifacts from seven provinces and autonomous regions including Qinghai, ..
The Tibetan opera, an intangible cultural heritage in Tibet, originated the 14th century. Known as “Aji Lhamon” Tibetan, meaning “fairy sisters”, opera is kind of integrated art showcasing literary through ..
Thousands of stone artifacts recovered from a paleolithic site in Tibet Autonomous Region southwest China indicate that humans might have conquered one the highest and most ecologically-challenging places on ..
On the night of November 24, the "Tibetan Opera Mask Dance Gala" was performed in Tibet.
On November 27, the Tibet Academy of Social Sciences held a promotional event for publication Complete Works Panchen Lamas (Tibetan-language edition) and Tibet-to-Chinese translation Gesar. ..
A news conference for the publishing of ancient works "Puri Texts", a series rare Tibetan-language literature named after its unearthed place in Puri Village Nyalam County Shigatse, southwest China's Tibet, ..
Researchers in northwest China's Qinghai Province have launched a database on folk singing of a 1,000-year-old Tibetan song cycle -- the "Epic of King Gesar."
In the early morning of winter in Derge, sun has not yet spilled into valley. small town’s Derge Printing House, it was quiet and peaceful. As warm rises, shines through windows printing house, shining light on th ..
It is informed that the “China Fine Thangka Art Exhibition” will be held from November 23 to December 2 at the National Art Museum of China.
Members of Tibetan opera troupe perform in a funded by China National Arts Fund Lhasa, capital southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Nov. 24, 2018. was awarded national intangible cultural heritage status ..
A series of events marking the opening Nyingchi Winter Tourism and Gongbo New Year experience tour were held from November 6 to 8 in Basum Co Lulang Town scenic spots district, Tibet, as region welcomes its ..
Dancers perform on stage in a musical drama presenting local intangible cultural heritages at the Qinghai Grand Theatre Xining, northwest China's Province, Oct. 30, 2018. ..
As one of the few brocade belt inheritors in Zhouqu County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Gansu Province, 36-year-old Jin Dongxiu spends her down time, after she has finished working on farm and household ..
Baima is an intangible cultural heritage inheritor who learned the technique of making Bomi clothing at the age of 17.
“It smells great, really great!” Nixi chicken is being stewed in a black earthen pot with mushrooms picked from the mountain that morning, and Tibetan-style kitchen filled its fragrant aroma. ..
The most complete collection of The Epic of King Gesar, generally considered the world's longest folk epic, will be published in 2019.
Recently, an art exhibition titled “Inheritance and Innovation: Plateau Scripture Inscription Drawings”, which was organized by the Tibet Literary Federation Culture Department, officially opened at ..
In early autumn in the Gannan, northwest China's Gansu Province, the tourism peak season is gradually off from the summer.
An exhibition featuring realistic Thangka paintings began Thursday in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.