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The Tibetan Phrasebook – Greetings and Pleasantries

Our ‘Tibetan Phrasebook’ series of Blog articles are written to provide you with a quick reference when travelling in Tibet. We hope you enjoy them! Before we delve deeper into Greetings and Pleasantries in Tibet we should cover what the region is actually known as to the Tibetan people. This will familiarize you with their […]

The History of Buddhism in Tibet

Tibetan Buddhism is a unique religion combining Buddhist beliefs with local traditions and practices. It is one of many religions in the region. Contrary to popular belief, the ‘Bön’ religion was not the very first religion in Tibet. Bon appeared in the 8th Century which, as a result of a more recent investigation, indicates it […]

Top 10 Interesting Facts about Tibet

Our ‘Top 10’ series of Blog articles is written to provide you more insight into Tibet, it’s culture and people. We hope you enjoy them! 1. Tibet is the ‘roof of the world’. Tibet is located in the Himalayan Mountains on the Tibetan Plateau. The highest region in the world. The elevation is 4,500m (14.763 […]