What is the symbolism of the Tibetan OM?

Answer The Tibetan OM symbolizes the original sound of the universe, from which all was created. It is considered a "seed" syllable in mantras, the first sound in sacred chants, including the oldest Tibet... Read More »

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What is a Tibetan gau?

A Tibetan gau is a kind of Buddhist container typically made of some kind of metal.JewelryThe Tibetan gau is often worn as jewelry.AmuletA common use of the Tibetan gau is to carry amulets that are... Read More »

How much are Tibetan Mastiffs?

In 2009, the Puppy Find website listed unborn Tibetan mastiff puppies with champion bloodlines and sired by a champion at 1,000 euros (or $1,500). A two-year-old female Tibetan mastiff with champio... Read More »

What is a tibetan mastiff?

Tibetan mastiffs originally served as guard dogs for people living in the Himalayan mountains, according to the American Kennel Club (AKC). This large breed exhibits a loyal and protective temperam... Read More »

When is the Tibetan New Year?

The Tibetan New Year, also known as Losar, is the most important holiday in the country. "It's celebrated in February, but the exact date varies each year according to the lunar calendar," accordin... Read More »