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Cultural Sustainability, Sports & Games
Horse racing is one of the most popular sports in Tibet, held during festivals and Lunar New Year celebrations.
Building Arts, Community, Cultural Sustainability
During the spring and fall high in the Sman shod Valley of Tibet, men carry on a tradition of ramming loose earth into solid walls for temples, homes, and other structures—and singing as they do.