When receive 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. You shal read more...
Tibetans follows six ways of burial: celestial burial, water burial, Incineration, Stupa Burial, Inhumation, Tree Burial.There is neither immortality nor unified annotation about death. To most people in the world, death is regarded as a matter of horror read more...
Art lovers and collectors can divide thangkas basically into three different categories:Thangkas older than 100 yearsHigh quality thangkas created in the 20th century.Cheap thangkas made for the tourist market.Thangka are often overflowing with symbolism read more...
Painted thangkas are done on cotton canvas or silk with water soluble pigments, both mineral and organic, tempered with a herb and glue solution - in Western terminology, a distemper technique. The entire process demands great mastery over the drawing and read more...