Gangsha Village is located at the foot of Mount Kangrinboqe, a sacred Hindu and Buddhist site in Ali. Since the 1980s, local farmers and herdsmen have started to receive pilgrims and tourists from home and abroad. They upgraded services of tourism industry in the past 30 years, and tourism increased villagers’ income.
This year, the Nathu La Pass is expected to see about 500 officially-organized pilgrims from India who will make the 2,874-km pilgrimage, according to Yang Zhigang, deputy director of the office of foreign affairs and overseas Chinese affairs in Xigaze City.
The 2018 Experience China in the United States is co-organized by China’s State Council Information Office and Chinese Consulate General in Houston. The event is held from June 29 to July 5 in Houston and Miami, Florida.
In streets nearby the Wuhou Shrine in Chengdu, capital city of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, there distribute nearly a hundred stores of Tibetan feature. In addition to the sale of Tibetan Buddhist supplies, there are Tibetan food, Tibetan clothing, Tibetan carpets, Tibetan books, Tibetan audio-visual products, Tibetan medicine, and so on, which are full of life.