The Tibetan Moniam Festival in China (29 images)

Thousand of Tibetan monks, pilgrims and nomads have converged on the Labrang Monastery for the annual Monlam festival, or Great Prayer Festival. The grandest religious festival in Tibet.
Updated: Feb. 7, 2012 at 6:02 PM
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Tibetan monks perform the ritual cham dance, a form of meditation and an offering to the gods, at the Labrang Monastery. UPI/Stephen Shaver
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