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Tibetan Perpetual Calendar published and isssued

By Megan Source:China Tibet News 2016年07月19日 10:28

Photo taken on June 14, 2016 shows that Tsetop, the deputy director of Tibet Autonomous Region Traditional Tibetan Hospital Astronomy Research Institute, is conducting mathematical astronomy in the traditional way of sand table calculation. [Photo/Xinhua]

The year of 2016 is the centennial anniversary of Menzikang (first Tibetan medicine teaching and medical treatment institution, also the predecessor of Tibet Autonomous Region’s Traditional Tibetan Hospital). As a series of books for centennial anniversary celebration, the Tibetan Perpetual Calendar, covering a span of 2100 years, has been officially published and isssued. This series of books has a total of four books with over 4,200 pages and over 4.24 million characterastics. This series of books has filled up the blank of perpetual calendar in the Tibetan astronomical almanac history.

Photo taken on June 14, 2016 shows the Tibetan Perpetual Calendar. [Photo/Xinhua]

The year of 2016 is the centennial anniversary of Menzikang (first Tibetan medicine teaching and medical treatment institution, also the predecessor of Tibet Autonomous Region’s Traditional Tibetan Hospital). As a series of books for centennial anniversary celebration, the Tibetan Perpetual Calendar, covering a span of 2100 years, has been officially published and isssued. This series of books has a total of four books with over 4,200 pages and over 4.24 million characterastics. This series of books has filled up the blank of perpetual calendar in the Tibetan astronomical almanac history.

Photo taken on June 14, 2016 shows that Tsetop, the deputy director of Tibet Autonomous Region’s Traditional Tibetan Hospital Astronomy Research Institute, is displaying the Tibetan Perpetual Calendar. [Photo/Xinhua]

The year of 2016 is the centennial anniversary of Menzikang (first Tibetan medicine teaching and medical treatment institution, also the predecessor of Tibet Autonomous Region’s Traditional Tibetan Hospital). As a series of books for centennial anniversary celebration, the Tibetan Perpetual Calendar, covering a span of 2100 years, has been officially published and isssued. This series of books has a total of four books with over 4,200 pages and over 4.24 million characterastics. This series of books has filled up the blank of perpetual calendar in the Tibetan astronomical almanac history.

 

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