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Pingyao photography festival scheduled for September Pingyao photography festival scheduled for September Jul. 18, 2018
Food Habits of Monba People The Menyu Region is abundant in resources and it is home to many rare herbal medicines, animals and trees. The Monba people live mainly on agriculture with some hunting, collecting and stock raising... Jul. 17, 2018
The Houses of Monba People Monba homes are two- or three-story, herringbone-shaped houses of wood with bamboo or straw roofs. The second and third floors are used for living quarters and the first for livestock. The middle storey is spacious... Jul. 16, 2018
Monba Clothes and Pulu In the Menyu area, men and women prefer to wear robes with aprons and black yak hair hats or caps. They wear soft-soled leather boots, which are decorated with red or black striped designs. Women usually wear white... Jul. 13, 2018
West Lake Longjing Tea Nestled in green hills, Longjing Tea Village is located at the southwest West Lake. Because the village is enclosed by hills, the village owns about 533,333 square meters Longjing tea field on the hills. On the northwest village are Beigao Peak, Lion Peak and Tianzhu Peak. Jul. 13, 2018
Love Songs of Tsangyang Gyatso The 6th Dalai Lama Tsangyang Gyatso was born in Monyu area in Tibet and belonged to the Monba ethnic minority. Monyu area is famous all over the world, which was firmly related to Tsangyang Gyatso who had been a... Jul. 12, 2018
The 2018 Audubon Photography Awards winners This year, more than 8,000 images depicting birdlife from all 50 states and 10 Canadian provinces were judged. The competition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, and the many bird species protected by this conservation law. Jul. 12, 2018
The Newest UNESCO World Heritage Site Located at the juncture of the three counties of Yinjiang, Jiangkou and Songtao in northeastern Guizhou Province, Fanjing Mountain National Nature Reserve is one of the main peaks of Wuling Mountain Range. The whole reserve covers an area of 567 sq kilometers (219 sq miles), dominated by the primitive vegetation. Jul. 11, 2018
Monba Custom of Giving Names Names are important to Monba people. According to the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, people choose names with an auspicious meaning for children. In Tibet there are two main ways of giving children names. One way is... Jul. 09, 2018
History and Origine of Monba Ethnic Various actions had been taken by Tibetan authorities over the centuries to consolidate their rule over Menyu area. The area became the hereditary manor of Tibetans' Zhuba Geju (faction) during the mid... Jul. 06, 2018
Glaring Wooden Bowls Culture of Monba People The people of Monba ethnic group took hunt as their way of living long time ago, but now their life has been improved a lot. Even though, the living standard of Monbas is still rather low, the level of productivity... Jul. 06, 2018
Winners of National Geographic Travel Photographer Of The Year 2018 ​The winners of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest have been revealed, showcasing some of the most incredible scenes of wildlife, natural wonder, and culture found on our strange little planet. Jul. 05, 2018
Photo Is:rael ​Since its launch in 2009, the International Photography Festival has become an art institution that draws tens of thousands of visitors each year. Jul. 04, 2018
Power of ballet program to one of Africa’s biggest slums Fredrik Lerneryd spent the last year and a half photographing a group of ballet dancers in the Kibera neighborhood of Nairobi, Kenya, one of the largest urban slums in Africa.  Jul. 03, 2018
Primi Houses and Villages Primi villages are generally small, around 20 to 30 households, and scattered but close together, usually at least 500 meters from one another, on gentle slopes halfway up mountains. Members of the same clan... Jul. 03, 2018
Primi Puberty Rite For the Primi, the age boundary line between children and adults is thirteen. Before thirteen, children all wear long gowns. After a special rite at thirteen called "wearing trousers" for boys and "wearing skirt"... Jul. 03, 2018
Riccardo Busi and his group visit Global Photography for cooperation On July 1st, Riccardo Busi, President of the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) visited the Global Photography Headquarters for cooperation talks. Jul. 02, 2018
Soccer Fields Around the World One of the most appealing aspects of soccer is its simplicity --- a ball, some open space, goal markers, and you can play. As the 2018 World Cup reaches the round of 16 in Russia, with matches held in massive modern ... Jun. 29, 2018
Egypt’s best foods If you know where to look, you'll find that there is much more to Egyptian cuisine than the triumvirate of kebab, falafel, and shawarma. Sure, shish tawooq (grilled chicken) and kofta(grilled meatballs) are ubiquitous on menus, and falafel and shawarma are street food big-hitters. Jun. 28, 2018
Athens Photo Festival 2018 ​After 30th anniversary festivities last year, the festival now enters its fourth decade with the aim to challenge the boundaries and experience of a traditional festival of photography. Jun. 28, 2018
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