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Nearly 20 years after being stolen, a 1,300-year-old stone Buddhist pagoda body has been returned to its home of northern Shanxi province with the best wishes from pilgrims across the Taiwan Straits, officials said Sunday.
Chinese study estimates up to 10 million artifacts from China scattered worldwide
The Dutch owner of a 1,000-year-old Buddha statue containing a mummified monk has said he will return the artifact to China within a month.
For Tibetans, yaks have many uses, providing a source of milk, fur and even fuel made from dried dung, but the recent donation of a number of yak-related artifacts to a local museum shows the creature’s profound cultural significance. Tsering Tashi donated 86 precious artifacts to the Tibet Yak Museum in September. They included a […]