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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.
On the northern bank of the Yarlung Tsangpo River is the Samye Monastery. Boasting a 1,300-year history, this monastery in Shannan, in the southern part of the Tibet autonomous region, is the earliest Buddhist monastery in Tibet.
At first glance, the large building at the foot of Lingyan Mountain in the southwest of Suzhou, Jiangsu province, resembles an upscale holiday resort.
Thousands flock to hear Panchen Lama teach on ‘propitious’ day
Coloring books are taking on a new role as museums try to popularize historical relics through giving them a place in people’s lives.
Farmers gather for plowing ceremony, Da Qiong and Palden Nyima report. It’s early spring in Yarlung Zangbo Gorge and the air is still chilly, as farmers from the Tadruk township in Tibet autonomous region’s Nedong county prepare for the annual Spring Plowing Ceremony.