Borderlands

Hui Muslims in XiningTourist snapshots of western ChinaCross-desert busA Chinese Muslim in LinxiaA Chinee Muslim heads towards a mosqueHuize women in XiningA Chinese Muslim passes a large poster of an imaginary landscape in western China.Caterpillar fungus tradersChinese Muslims in YinchuanA Chinese convert to IslamTombs of the Xi Xia kingsBuddhist ritualTibetan monks in Labrang monasteryA Tibetan pilgrim at Labrang Monastery, one of the most important monasteries in Tibet. Ruins of a Tibetan temple destroyed during the Cultrual Revolution.A Tibetan pilgrim prostrates herself in front of a temple.Young Tibetans in the hills above Labrang monasery.A Tibetan monk turns a large prayer wheel.Tibetan pilgrims pose for a group photo at the Khumbum Monastery.Tibetan lamas during debates.A gateway to Central AsiaUighurs in HotanA street scene in CherchenUighur bread sellers at a bazaar in Hotan.Uighurs at prayers in Kashgar. An Uighur man at home plays a traditional instrument.Uighurs at the Sunday bazaar in Kashgar.People's SquareChinese migrant workers in western ChinaJade merchants in Hotan.Chinese propaganda in TurpanUighur man.Haggling over a melon in KashgarA blind Uighur holy man.Uighur traditional medicine man.Uighur.An old man in a tea shop in Kashgar.Children play in the ruins of the old cityRemnanats of the old city A shopping center built in pseudo-Uighur architectural style in Urumqi.KashgarisNight