Tibetans hail 40th anniversary of the founding of TAR
GOV.cn Wednesday, August 31, 2005


A Tibetan woman shows delight for the good harvest of highland barley in Gonggar County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, August 14, 2005. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965.  [Xinhua Photo] 


Pupils cheer up after they get the textbooks for the new semester in the town of Jieba in Nedong County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, August 15, 2005. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965.[Xinhua Photo] 


Cheerful Tibetan girls Suoya (R) and Puzhen pose for a picture on the top of the Johkang Temple in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, August 29, 2005. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965.[Xinhua Photo] 


A Tibetan woman smiles to the photographer when she buys goods in a shop in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, August 28, 2005. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965.  [Xinhua Photo] 


Two Tibetan women from Nagqu County smile during sightseeing in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, August 30, 2005. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965.[Xinhua Photo] 


The photo taken on August 15, 2005 shows a cheerful young Tibetan following a rehearsal for the traiditional Zhuowu Dance in Gonggar County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. With the rapid economic development and rocketing living standards, Tibetan people welcome with heartfelt happiness the 40th anniversary of the founding of Tibet Autonomous Region, established on September 1, 1965. [Xinhua Photo] 

 
Editor: Du Jing
Source: Xinhua