Beijing, September 9 (ZHANG Yangbin) On September 13, an academic seminar on "Learning and Implementing the Spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's Important Speech at the Forum on Cultural Inheritance and Development" was held at the China Tibetology Research Center in Beijing. The seminar was chaired by Zheng Dui, Director General of the China Center for Tibetology. At the meeting, a number of scholars pointed out that Tibet's excellent traditional culture is an important part of Chinese culture, and in the new era, it is necessary to base itself on a new cultural mission, inherit and carry forward Tibet's excellent traditional culture, and promote its creative renewal and modern transformation.

With the theme of "Focusing on Deeply Grasping the Outstanding Characteristics of Chinese Civilization, Building Modern Civilization of the Chinese Nation, and Persisting in Inheriting and Carrying Forward Tibet's Excellent Traditional Culture", a number of scholars delivered keynote speeches on topics such as "The Connotation and Relationship between Tibetan Culture and Chinese Culture", "Innovative Development of Tibet's Excellent Traditional Culture" and "Outstanding Characteristics of Tibetan Culture".

Chen Zongrong, secretary of the leading party group of the China Tibetology Research Center, said that General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech at the symposium on cultural inheritance and development comprehensively, systematically and in-depth expounded a series of major theoretical and practical issues in the inheritance and development of Chinese culture from the overall strategic height of the development of the cause of the party and the country, which is highly political, ideological, strategic and instructive, and is a programmatic document shining with the light of Marxist thought, a guide to action for building a modern civilization of the Chinese nation, and an extremely important milestone.

Chen Zongrong pointed out that it is necessary to conscientiously study and deeply understand the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech, fully grasp and carefully understand the major views, major judgments and major conclusions, unswervingly take Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era as the banner and soul, accelerate the construction of China's Tibetology discipline system, academic system and discourse system, build an independent knowledge system of Chinese Tibetology, and open up a new situation in China's Tibetology cause in the new era.

Professor Dandrup Aung Ben, former deputy director of the Nationalities Committee of the National People's Congress, analyzed how Tibetan culture should be better passed on and developed from three dimensions. Danzhu Aung Ben pointed out that when looking at the culture of a nation, we should not only think that "this is his", "it is that region" or "this is mine", but we should take a long-term view - this is Chinese, human, and the characteristic culture of each nation is a unique contribution to human society. He suggested that it is necessary to deeply explore and utilize the excellent traditional culture of Tibet in different fields to launch original, innovative and high-quality spiritual products.

Zhang Yun, a researcher at the Institute of History of the China Center for Tibetology, said that inheriting and carrying forward Tibet's excellent traditional culture is an important duty and mission of Tibetology studies, and Tibetology studies should serve to safeguard the unity of the motherland and strengthen ethnic unity, and serve to promote the long-term stability and high-quality development of Tibet and the four provinces-related counties, showing the responsibility and Chinese characteristics of Tibetology studies.

"Tibetan culture is characterized by harmony, harmony and tolerance." Deji Cao, a professor at Southwest University for Nationalities, said. She said that harmony is the main theme of Tibet's excellent traditional culture, peace and harmony are the driving force of Tibet's excellent traditional culture, and tolerance and openness are the vitality of Tibet's excellent traditional culture. "Cultural identity is the root vein of national unity and the fundamental logic of forming the Chinese national community of you and me." (End)