Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)

Tibetan farmers celebrate New Year one month early

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Tibetans hang prayer flags as part of celebrations for the New Year in the Tibetan calendar in Nyemo County, Southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous region. In traditional highland barley farming areas, including Nyemo County, locals have a tradition of celebrating the Tibetan New Year one month early, so the celebrations do not affect farming. (Photo: China News Service/Sangdan Pingcuo)