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Losar

Losar is the most representative festival in Tibet. During the Losar, Tibet holds the Tibetan opera performances and various competitions including the tug of war, horse racing, wrestling, throwing and archery. In December 28th and 29th of Tibetan calendar, the Tibetan clean the courtyards, change the new Tibetan carpets and paste New Year custom paintings. During the Losar, The Tibetan dance "Guozhuang" and "Xianzi" to celebrate the Tibetan New Year.

 

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