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In pics: Highlights of 2020 Lhasa Shoton Festival

2020-09-03 14:27:00China Tibet Online

The 2020 Lhasa Shoton Festival officially ends on Tuesday. During the seven-day vacation, in addition to the tradition of eating yogurt, residents in Tibet also spent a really good time by watching traditional performances such as Tibetan Opera, horse racing, Tibetan chess or joining the Namtso hiking event. Let's have look at the highlights of the festival.

The opening ceremony of 2020 Lhasa Shoton Festival on the evening of August, 19.

Tibetan Opera performance in a park in Chengguan Dsitrict, Lhasa, Tibet.

Photo taken on August 19 shows the sunning of giant Buddha Thangka in Sera Monastery in Lhasa, Tibet.

Photo taken on August 20 shows the participants at the Namtso hiking activity.

Photo taken on August 20 shows a horse rider is performing the ethnic equestrain at the racecourse in Lhasa, Tibet.

Photo shows young players at the Tibetan chess popularizing and performance event in Lhasa, Tibet.

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