Lhasa


Butter lamps light up Buddhist festival in Tibet

A resident lights butter lamps nearby the Jokhang Temple on Friday night in Lhasa,capital of Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region. Among the most popular occasions in Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region,the one-day festival is always held on the 25th of the 10th month of the Tibetan calendar r. The religious festival has become a particular favorite of monasteries of the Gelukpa school of Tibetan Buddhism m.


China stretches free education in Tibet to preschool

Children in Tibet will have the ability to enjoy fifteen years of free education from kindergarten to secondary school. A spokesperson with Tibet’s education department stated Thursday the welfare program has covered rural kindergartens since this past year and will also be extended to incorporate urban public preschools this season,reaping helpful benefits one more 38000 children n.