On the morning of april 14, a 69-magnitude earthquake struck the western chinese province of qinghai near tibet, killing an estimated 1,944 and injuring more than 12,000 in the mountainous southwestern province of qinghai, the primarily tibetan town of jiegu and surrounding areas were severely hit. Guang niu was born in beijing, china in 1963, and holds canadian nationality he studied at the beijing tv and broadcasting school, and began his professional career as a photographer with the associated press in beijing in 1997.
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Buddhist monks who responded first after a major earthquake in western china are being pushed out of the disaster area and off of state media — apparently sidelined by beijing's unease with.
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The qinghai yushu horse racing festival is a traditional festival that was held during the week of july 25th every year in the yushu tibetan autonomous prefecture in qinghai province this festival takes advantage of the warm weather, so the valley floor has lush green grasses suitable for long-distance horse races and tent camping.
Tibetan monks prepare for the mass cremation of earthquake victims on a mountaintop in yushu county, qinghai province, in china a 69 magnitude earthquake struck the province on 14 april, killing over 2,600 people and injuring some 12,000 more tibetans usually practice sky burial, leaving corpses out for vultures, but the sheer numbers of dead in this case forced the monks to abandon tradition. Tibetan buddhist monks clear debris while searching for survivors amid a collapsed apartment block in jiegu, china on friday.