Tibetan "Black Hat" dancers in Labrang (Xiahe, Tibet )
Black Hat dancers performing a Cham (dance of Spirits)
Black Hat dancer are performing a Cham (dance of Spirits) in the monastery of Labrang, during Monlam Chenmo (the Great Prayer). The Chams dances symbolize the victory of the Dharma (the speech of Buddha) against its ennemies. Xiahe, China, March 3 2007.