Wishing all Tibetans and friends a very happy Losar 2016.
Below are links to a few stories and pictures that will transport you to the Tibetan plateau and to experience the ancient traditions of Losar (Lo sar, the Tibetan New Year).
Visual feast during Losar preparation:
During Losar preparation, you only need to take a five-minute walk to learn much about the festival and to perceive a variety of cultural expressions. Tibetan families display visual feasts that are almost surreal to look at; Behold and marvel at the ambiance […]
Spiritual offerings on Losar Eve:
Spiritual offerings are a big part of wrapping up the year and welcoming an auspicious new year. Have you seen an image of a deity or how Tibetans honor the mountain gods? Here is your chance to experience the ancient rituals […]
Losar Festival Moments in Rebgong or Reb gong:
A variety of visual expressions from Losar will offer a sense of celebration and tradition for your enjoyment. May it be gathering for tea, steamy yak meat dumplings, butter sculpture, altar ornaments, Bön practitioners performing dances, and something terribly adorable that you cannot miss: Experience Losar festival moments that you will not forget anytime soon […]