Ladakh hosts nomadic tribes festival with the aim of preserving culture, tradition

WION Web Team
NEW DELHI Published: Sep 02, 2021, 05:53 PM(IST)

Ladakh tribe festival Photograph:( Twitter )

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It witnessed the participation of several nomadic tribes and included events like cosplaying, singing, Yak dancing, spinning, weaving, playing dice, and other types of art

Authorities in India's Ladakh organised a nomadic tribes festival.

This was done to bring unique eastern tribes' cultures and traditions on the tourist map.

The festival mainly focused on 'sustainable development.'

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It witnessed the participation of several nomadic tribes and included events like cosplaying, singing, Yak dancing, spinning, weaving, playing dice, and other types of art.

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The festival will also showcase competitions like archery and horse racing.

Ladakh, the Himalayan desert, bordering China's Tibetan autonomous region, is a Buddhist dominated union territory, ruled by India. 

The culture of Ladakh is similar to the Tibetan culture and is also home to several Himalayan tribes.

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