capital of Tibet


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Noun1.capital of Tibet - the sacred city of Lamaismcapital of Tibet - the sacred city of Lamaism; known as the Forbidden City for its former inaccessibility and hostility to strangers
Sitsang, Thibet, Tibet, Xizang - an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas
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Sera Khandro (1892-1940) was born into an aristocratic family in Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, but she subverted her preordained path to a prosperous marriage by running away to pursue a religious life.
However, we might get a chance to see some as we continue towards the capital of Tibet.
The injured are being treated at several hospitals in Lhasa, capital of Tibet, and their injuries are not life-threatening.
On this day in 1959, thousands of Tibetans risked their lives and poured into the streets of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, and demanded freedom.
The Qinghai-Tibet railway, which spans 1,956 km from Xining in Qinghai province to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, carried 10.
They argued that a progressive government in Lhasa, the administrative capital of Tibet Autonomous Region under People's Republic of China, will be beneficial for nearly 60 million people of North-East too.
This addressed the situation in Tibetan areas since March 2008, when violent anti-government unrest erupted in Lhasa, capital of Tibet, and subsequently spread to neighbouring provinces with significant Tibetan populations.
Living in Lhasa, the administrative capital of Tibet, and with a growing passion for the traditional vernacular, Alexander--who describes himself back then as a 'pushy enthusiast'--managed to persuade local authorities to let him and his partner pursue restoration work in the city.
Lhasa Beer is the only Tibetan beer sold on the world market and comes straight from Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.
A significant proposed pipeline is China National Petroleum Company's 1,365 km gas pipeline from the northwestern Qinghai province to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.
The capital of Tibet will host the Olympic torch relay, three months after violent anti-government rioting rocked the city.