• Tibet - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tibet Tibet has various festivals, many for worshipping the Buddha, that take place throughout the year. Losar is the Tibetan New Year Festival. Preparations for the festive event are manifested by special offerings to family shrine deities, painted doors with religious symbols, and other painstaking jobs done to prepare for the event.
  • Tibet | History, Map, Capital, Population, Language ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Tibet Tibet, historic region and autonomous region of China that is often called ‘the roof of the world.’ It occupies a vast area of plateaus and mountains in Central Asia, including Mount Everest. The name Tibet is derived from the Mongolian Thubet, the Chinese Tufan, the Tai Thibet, and the Arabic Tubbat.
  • Tibet travel | China - Lonely Planet

    www.lonelyplanet.com/china/tibet Tibet offers fabulous monasteries, breathtaking high-altitude walks, stunning views of the world’s highest mountains and one of the most likeable cultures you will ever encounter.
  • Central Tibetan Administration

    www.tibet.net Tibet, the Roof of the World, is a vast country – over two-thirds the size of India or more than two and half times the size of Austria, Denmark, France and Germany put together. It is a land rich in minerals and the variety of its flora and fauna. And, contrary to popular belief, Tibet is not entir
  • Is Tibet a country? | Free Tibet

    freetibet.org/about/legal-status-tibet Tibet has maintained a unique culture, written and spoken language, religion and political system for centuries. In 1913, the 13th Dalai Lama - Tibet's political and spiritual leader - issued a proclamation reaffirming Tibet’s independence: "We are a small, religious, and independent nation." The ...
  • Tibet (1912–1951) - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tibet_(1912%E2%80%931951) The polity of Tibet between the collapse of the Qing dynasty in 1912 and its incorporation into the People's Republic of China in 1951 was arguably a de facto independent state comprising the western half of the Tibetan Plateau.. The Tibetan Ganden Phodrang regime was a protectorate of the Qing dynasty until 1912, when the Provisional Government of the Republic of China replaced the Qing ...
  • Brief History and Geography of Tibet - ThoughtCo

    www.thoughtco.com/tibet-geography-and-history-1435570 Tibet pleaded for assistance from the United Nations, the British, and the newly independent Indians for assistance to no avail. In 1959 a Tibetan uprising was squelched by the Chinese and the leader of the theocratic Tibetan government, the Dalai Lama, fled to Dharamsala, India and created a government-in-exile.
  • Tibet - Climate | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Tibet/Climate Tibet - Tibet - Climate: Although Tibetans refer to their land as Gangs-ljongs or Kha-ba-can (“Land of Snows”), the climate is generally dry. Most of Tibet receives only 18 inches (460 mm) of precipitation (both rain and snow) annually, with much of that falling during the summer months. The Himalayas act as a barrier to the monsoon (rain-bearing) winds from the south, and precipitation ...
  • Tibet - Wikipedija, prosta enciklopedija

    sl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tibet Tibet (tibetansko བོད་; Wylie: bod ; IPA: pʰø̀ʔ; kitajsko 西藏) je velika gorata planota v centralni Aziji.Ime Tibet se danes uporablja tako za zgodovinski in svobodni Tibet, kot za področje pod nadzorom Ljudske Republike Kitajske in se imenuje Avtonomna regija Tibet.
  • Tibet Sun .:. Everything Tibet

    www.tibetsun.com Tibet Sun is aimed at safeguarding the national interest of Tibet and the Tibetan people, and will impart news and views frankly and fearlessly.