These sites are about Tibet. Learn about Tibet’s geography, Buddhism, culture, food, and history. View photographs of Tibet people and places. Includes interactive maps, timelines, movie clips, and a lesson plan. There is also a topic about the 14th Dalai Lama, an influential person in Tibet. Includes a link to eThemes Resource on China.
Tibetan Government in Exile's Official Site
This is the official website of the Tibetan Government in Exile. Includes current news and status of Tibet, culture, flag, and more.
Tibet Travel Guide
This site provides comprehensive information about Tibet such as geography, custom, food, history, climate, festivals, and transportation. Also include information about highlight areas and Tibetan buddhism.
History World: History of Tibet
Read a brief history of Tibet. Find out how different groups have influenced politics in Tibet. NOTE: This site includes ads.
BBC: Timeline: Tibet
This timeline provides a chronology of key events in Tibet. NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
Pictures of Tibet
View photos of Lhasa, the Holy City of Tibet, and scenic views. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Timeline of Tibetam Buddhism
Here is a timeline of major events in Tibetan Buddhism.
Nobel Prize: The 14th Dalai Lama
Read biography of The 14th Dalai Lama who was awarded The Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.
The 14th Dalai Lama Official Site
This is an official website of the 14th Dalai Lama who has major influence in Tibet. Includes biography, messages and speeches, teaching, photos, and more.
Discovery Education: Buddhism and the Dalai Lama Lesson Plan
Students will explore online resources about the teachings of the Dalai Lama and apply these teachings to different situations. NOTE: This site includes ads and links to external sites.
Lost Treasures of Tibet
This site has interactive map, photos, movie clips, slide show and article of Mustang, a hidden Tibetan kingdom in the northwest of Nepal. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Tibet's History, Travel, Culture, and Pictures
Follow the links on the horizontal menu to find interesting facts about Tibet such as myths, folk custom, people, and more. NOTE: This site has Blog.
eThemes Resource: Country: China
Learn about China's geography, language, culture, food, and history. Take a virtual tour of the Great Wall or view numerous photographs of Chinese people and places. Try writing Chinese characters or listen to audio files of Chinese word pronunciations. Includes many craft and classroom activities, plus interactive quizzes. There are sites for students of all ages. Includes eThemes resources on ancient civiliazations of China and panda bears.
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