Well – the New York Times just pronounced that first day of Losar 2009 is a Day of Mourning in Tibet.
Here is another version of Losar 2009 from the People’s Daily.
To be honest – for each of these pictures in the New York time slides, I could easily write captions that details the serenity and happiness that accompanies a new year. After seeing the cnn pictures of last year, I really don’t know what to make of these NY times slides.
Below are some images from xin hua.[Gallery not found]