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Local residents celebrate Tibetan New Year

03-05-2011 18:42 BJT

Neighbors give each other new year greetings in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's
Tibet Autonomous Region, March 5, 2011. Local residents of Lhasa celebrated the
Tibetan New Year on Saturday. (Xinhua/Chogo)

Local residents in a community bring Qiema, a box of traditional Tibetan
food symbolizing auspiciousness, to neighbors in Lhasa, capital of southwest
China's Tibet Autonomous Region, March 5, 2011. Local residents of Lhasa
celebrated the Tibetan New Year on Saturday. (Xinhua/Chogo)


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