Religion

Music Bowls in Tibetan Buddhism

Music Bowls in Tibetan Buddhism

Sometimes known in Tibet as “singing bowls”, Tibetan music bowls are a type of ancient bell used to focus and balance the mind during meditation. However, instead being hung from rope struck with hammer, use very ..

Tashilhunpo Monastery, Tibet

Tashilhunpo Monastery, Tibet

From July 15 to 17, Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region held a three-day event unveil large Buddha thangka paintings. On the first day, with chanting of sutras and dharma ..

Wood carvings of Tibetan Buddhist canon completed

Wood carvings of Tibetan Buddhist canon completed

The engraving and collation of wood carvings of Tengyur, a Tibetan Buddhist canon, have been completed, according to the Tibetan branch of the Buddhist Association of China.

Indians make pilgrimage to Tibet

Indians make pilgrimage to Tibet

A group of pilgrims from India arrived in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region Thursday to go on a pilgrimage.

The system of reincarnation of Living Buddhas

The system of reincarnation of Living Buddhas

The system of drawing lots from a golden urn to choose the reincarnation Living Buddha is an important measure taken by Emperor Qianlong(the 6th emperor Qing Dynasty,1711-1799) prevent Tibetan and Mongolian ..

The conviction the 10th Panchen Lama held all his life

The conviction the 10th Panchen Lama held all his life

Throughout his life, the 10th Panchen Lama struggled for unity and prosperity of our great motherland. He adhered to patriotic stance upholding national unification ethnic especially in struggle against ..

Nyingchi orphanage prepares to welcome New Year

Nyingchi orphanage prepares to welcome New Year

The Nyingchi Children’s Charity Home opened in 2016 is a big family with 433 kids and 72 employees. year 2019 will be the fourth Tibetan New Year spend at home. To make have happy fun holiday, employees center began ..

In memory of the 10th Panchen Erdeni

In memory of the 10th Panchen Erdeni

The 10th Panchen Erdeni has been gone from us for eight sharp years. His smiles and what he did for the Tibetans are so fresh in my mind that I miss him very much.

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 residents ..

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, attended ..

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 ..