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Horse-racing festival

Thousands of herdsmen dressed in traditional outfits participate in the Nakchu Horse-Racing Festival, which takes place in northern Tibet each August. The festival, which includes activities such as yak races, tug-of-war, and stone lifting, lasts about 5 to 15 day.

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