Tibet

Tibet

“In the time between the two wars, a British colonial officer said that with the invention of the airplane the world has no secrets left. However, he said, there is one last mystery. There is a large country on the Roof of the World, where strange things happen. There are monks who have the ability […]

Ethnic Minorities in China

“In China, the Han people make China’s and the world’s largest ethnic group, making up 91.96 per cent of the country’s population. The formation and development of the Han people was a continuous process of integration of the earliest Huaxia tribe with other related tribes and ethnic groups. It was in the Han Dynasty (206 […]

China

“And it may be that the new China, as we know it in the more forward spheres of activity, will only take her proper place in the family of nations after fresh upheavals. Rivers of blood may yet have to flow as a sickening libation to the gods who have guided the nation for forty […]

Nepal

Nepal

“A Nepali outlook, pace and philosophy had prevented us being swamped by our problems. In Nepal it was easier to take life day by day.” ― Jane Wilson-Howarth Full name Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal Official name सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल Official languages Nepali and 13 recognised regional languages Capital Kathmandu (975,453 – 2011) Currency Nepalese […]