Too much skin in Tibet? Nude photos taken near sacred lake spark outcry. Source:Global Times Published: Photos of a woman who appears nude at a sacred Tibetan Buddhist lake were met with both criticism and praise on Chinese social media, media reported Wednesday. In the series of artistic images posted Monday, a model appears standing on the banks of Yamdrok Lake, one of the three largest in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, in a variety of seductive poses. Though they contain no frontal nudity, her backside is visible in some of the photos, while in others she appears partially draped in a deep red tunic.
Chinese traveller causes outrage with naked photoshoot at Tibetan sacred lake on Weibo
Chinese woman poses nude at sacred Tibetan lake - People's Daily Online
Basum Lake was listed by the World Tourist Organization as a world tourist spot in the s. Reaction to nude photos posted online of a woman at a sacred lake in the Tibet autonomous region has been mixed. Negative comments followed the posting of the images earlier this week, but there were also many internet users who supported the nude photography and criticized Sina Weibo user YouchumDolkar for posting private images. The photographer was not detained by the police, as reported by some media, according to Wang Jin, head of the publicity department of Nagarze county, Tibet.
What a Semi-Naked Woman Posing by a Lake Says About China's Relationship With Tibet
By Gabriel Samuels For Mailonline. A Chinese traveller and her photographer have come under fire after she posed naked for a controversial shoot at a famous holy lake in Tibet. The traveller, whose pictures were posted by user 'Youchum Dolkar' on Weibo, was branded 'disrespectful' to the culture of the country on social media, according to People's Daily Online. Several reports state that the photographer will be detained by police for 10 days following the events at southern Yamdrok Lake, although this has been disputed by the Tibetan authorities.
A photographer has been arrested after taking pictures of a naked woman posing by a sacred lake in Tibet. When the photos were published online, they attracted a series of angry comments online. After local residents contacted the police, the photographer, Yu Feixiong, was arrested on Wednesday according to the law on public order, and was given ten days of detention, Beijing News reported.