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The Baima Tibetan Nationality

Name: Baima Zangzu, Pingwu Baima

Population: 10,000

Localization: They live mainly in Sichuan Province, Pingwu County, with some villages in Gansu Province, Wenxian County.

 

Introductory Articles

Introducing the Baima: Declared as Tibetan in 1951, in 1981 it is seen that their history, territory, language, dress, culture and religion, everything is different to that of the Tibetan ones from the Tibet, or of the Sichuan Tibetans.

Scholars Researches available in the Web

Katia Chirkova.- Baima Nominal Postpositions and their Etymology

This article focuses on the nominal postpositions used for marking the agent, the instrument, the genitive, the definite, the locative, the ablative, the dative, and the comitative in Baima.

Katia Chirkova.- Between Tibetan and Chinese: Identity and language in Chinese South-West

This paper focuses on the ongoing process of changing local ethnic identities in the South- West of China. The analysis is based on a comparison of two ethnic groups: Xumi and Baima, both officially classified as Tibetans. While the experienced ethnic identity of the Xumi is in conformity with their official classification, the Baima feel their own identity as being distinct from the classification imposed by the state.

Katia Chirkova.- Words for 'one' in Baima

This paper discusses the distribution of various words for 'one' in a corpus of Baima stories collected during a fieldwork in 2003, and comments on their meanings and functions, on restrictions of their co-occurrence

Gan Tingyu.- Potential of customary forest resources management system for sustainable forestry

Based on a study conducted in two villages, one in the Baima township, Pingwu County, and the other in the Shanba township, Sopan County, Sichuan Province in southwestern China, the paper portrays and analyses customary forest resources management (CFRM) in these two villages, the historical changes, as well as the factors leading to these changes. These two villagers are situated in mountainous country and inhabited by indigenous people who are forest dependent.

Photo Exhibitions

Baima Tibetan photo exhibitions: we introduce the English reader some of the most interesting pictures about the Baima Tibetan from the Chinese Webpages.

Music

Baima Nationality music
A guide to download their music

Films and Video

Documentary Films about the Baima
Some videos about the Baima: Most of the videos about the Baima Tibetan in Chinese Websites are low quality scenes of visits to the Baima Village. We select some we thing are more interesting.
Image of the the Baima in the cinema

Art and Handicrafts

The Baima in the art
Art Exhibitions

Travel

Travel to Baima lands

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