The Treasury of Lives

Alexander Gardner is Executive Director of the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation and the Director and Chief Editor of the Treasury of Lives. He completed his PhD in Buddhist Studies at the University of Michigan in 2007.

Published December 2009


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Bstan 'dzin lung rtogs nyi ma. 2004. Snga 'gyur rdzogs chen chos 'byung chen mo. Beijing: China Tibetan Publishing House, pp. 323-331. TBRC W27401.

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Mi nyag mgon po, et. al. 1996. Gangs can mkhas dbang rim byon gyi rnam thar mdor bsdus. Beijing: Krung go'i bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang. Vol. 2, pp. 162-171. TBRC W25268.

Thub bstan bshad sgrub rgya mtsho. 1985. Grub pa'i dbang phyug rdzogs chen pa chen po pad+ma rig 'dzin la gsol ba 'debs pa mos gus dpyid kyi dbyang snyan. In Gsung 'bum thub bstan bshad sgrub rgya mtsho, vol. 1, pp. 217-228. Bylakuppe: Nyingmapa Monastery. TBRC W21957.

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