The life of people in the foothills of Tibet
Monastery Ganden Tubchen Chohhorling in Litang
The small Chinese city of Shangri-La is called by the locals the gateway to Tibet. The whole city is a huge reserve or museum, where all residents play certain roles, wear costumes and do not cease to enjoy life for a minute.
A woman performing the bark - a special type of meditation in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, which includes a tour of the temples - in the Ganden Tubchen Chohhorling monastery in Litang
A child in a typical Tibetan jacket
The monastery of Ganzi is home to more than 600 monks who learn writing and reading, prayers and religious songs.