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Ongor Festival celebrated in Lhasa, Tibet
As the crop-ripening time approaches, Tibetan farmers begin to celebrate the Ongkor Festival, which is prevalent in rural areas, especially in those areas along the middle reach of the Yarlung Zangbo River and Lhasa River Valley.

Tibetan buttered tea culture 2015-07-03
Tibetan tea culture has a history dating back at least a thousand years. Tea has special functions such as aiding digestion, and there is not one day they can go without tea.
Taste on Tibetan-themed stamps 2015-07-02
The origin of postal service in Tibet, according to the historical records and works on history of postal service, was established in the Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368) and gained further development in the Qing Dynasty(1636-1911).
Buddha painting unfolding ceremony held in Tashilhunpo Monastery 2015-07-02
Photo taken on Jul. 1, 2015, the 14th day of the fifth month in Tibetan calendar, shows a Buddha painting unfolding ceremony is held in Tashilhunpo Monastery, Shigatse City, southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region.
Marriage and trail marriage customs of Sherpa 2015-06-17
When a Sheerba girl becomes 14 years old, she will have an own house or room to have trail marriage with his love.
Sakadawa Festival celebrated by Tibetan Buddhists 2015-06-03
The month-long Sakadawa Festival, which starts on the First Day of the Fourth Month of the Tibetan Calendar, is celebrated by Tibetan Buddhists to commemorate Sakyamuni's birth, enlightenment and death.
What you cannot miss--Saga Dawa Festival in Tibet 2015-05-23
The Saga Dawa festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the 4th month of the Tibetan calendar and is one of the most important religious festivals celebrated in Tibet.
Enjoy unique catering culture in Tibet 2015-05-27
Living on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, diets of Tibetan people are mainly red meat, butter and zanba, because of their unique natural conditions.
"Flash mob" in Qinghai Lake goes viral on Internet 2015-05-29
On "China Tourism Day" on May 19, the Qinghai Tourism Bureau and the Qinghai Lake Scenic Area Management Bureau organised a "flash mob", which has since become a hit on Tencent, Youku, Iqiyi and several other well-known video websites in China.
5th Gesar horse racing opens in Maqu, Gannan Tibetan 2011-08-15
A total of 12 teams in Maqu will compete in the five-day horse racing.
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