In ancient times there is no Tibetan calendar; people think peach trees blossom as the beginning of the New Year. Now the origin of the Tibetan calendar is from 1027 AD. Since then, people fix the first day of the Tibetan calendar as the Tibetan New Year. read more...
IntroductionShoton Festival, a traditional Tibetan festival, is held annually in late June and early July in Tibetan calendar (about August in the Gregorian calendar). Thousands of Buddhists flock to Lhasa from all over the world and prostrate piously for read more...
When receiving the guests, to show the respect, let guests and senior people go ahead first before you walk and speak, and many honorifics are frequently used in daily life, such as add “la” after people’s name and avoid calling the full name directly. Yo read more...
A long time ago, there were many widespread folk amusements in Snowy Highlands, the kite with a distinctive character.Due to previous custom, people fly a kite in middle of autumn, which can be testified by the old. Why the autumn is the season when peopl read more...