National Geographic : 1946 Aug
C.Suydam Cutting Pampered Ponies of the Dalai Lama Have a Lacquered Picture Gallery for Stables at the Summer Palace inLhasa Tibetans are enthusiastic horsemen. Their pacers are esteemed for their comfortable gait. During the New Year's festival ponies race without jockeys. Released miles outside Lhasa, they are shooed in by grooms riding in relays. Crowds line the course and urge them on.