Huge Buddha thangka painting displayed for worship in Lhasa

16:00, June 13, 2011      

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Tsupu Monastery displays a huge Buddha thangka at Buddha painting unfolding ceremony on June 12, 2011. (Jiao Guo/Xinhua)

On June 12, the annual Buddha painting unfolding ceremony was held at Tsupu Monastery of Lhasa, capital city of China's Tibetan Autonomous Region. A huge Buddha thangka, a traditional scroll painting from Tibet, was displayed in the sunshine for pilgrims to worship.

By Ye Xin, People's Daily Online
 
 
     
 
 
 
     
 
 
 
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