Tibetan culture

Losar: Tibetan New Year -

Feb 5, 2019

Losar literally means 'New Year' in Tibetan. Tibetans celebrated a New Year harvest festival prior to the introduction of Buddhism into Tibet. Many elements of the ancient harvest festival remain, however Buddhist rituals easily incorporated these ancient...

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Gar Cham – Meditative Dance – “Lama Dance” -

Feb 6, 2016

Meditative Dance Tibetan Meditative Dance, or Gar Cham , often referred to as “Lama dance”, is a ritual performance.  Lamas and  practitioners dance within the three fold meditative practice of deity, mantra...

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