Feature: A day in Lhasa
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
LHASA, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Sunlight on an early spring day and the sound of pilgrims' footsteps wake up the city of Lhasa, capital of Tibet Autonomous Region.
Consistent streams of people come to circumambulate the Potala Palace, a symbol of Tibetan Buddhism.
Rigzen Drolga and Sonam, a couple in their 70s, took an early bus ride Wednesday for their daily ritual. They had noodles for breakfast in a diner at the foothill of the imposing palace.
"Old people hardly oversleep. We get up early, ...