Lhasa, capital of Tibet, got its name from its changes in the history of Tibet. It is derived from “Re Sa” in Tubo Dynasty When 33 Tibetan King Songtsan Ganpu came to the throne and he began to pursued Buddhism rather than Bonism the local religion.Songts read more...
BEIJING, March1 (Xinhuanet) -- The title of "Dalai Lama", was not granted by the Dalai Lama himself, or created by Tibetan Buddhism, or conferred by the old Tibetan ruling class and still less by any foreigners. The title was actually granted b read more...
Related dates of Blon-srong-btsan:Blon-srong-btsan (?~667), Prime Minister of Tubo Kingdom, was born in Gar clan of Tabou aristocratic family. When Srongtsen Gampo was King of Tubo dynasty, Blon-Srong-btsan was in the King’s confidence after he succeeded read more...
Tibet lies on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of the southwest border of China. The average height of the whole region is more than 4,000 meters above sea level, for which Tibet is known as "Roof of the World". The highest peak of Tibet, also the high read more...