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Power of belief: Buddhists in Tibet

By Lethe Guo (China Tibet Online)

09:18, July 02, 2013

Kowtowing to a holy wall in a monastery. It is one of the most popular religious rituals that many Tibetan people do when they go to monasteries for routine homage to Buddha. [Photo/China Tibet Online]

It is said by many that the unusual character of Tibet that makes it distinguish from many other breathtaking places lies in its strong religious ambience.

Wherever you go in Tibet, you can always feel the power of belief, which is the reason why many pilgrims walk a long way to worship holy mountains and lakes, conduct routine sutra chanting rituals, and look so tender, calm and pure with hope, tolerance and fortitude.

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