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Martin Boord earned his PhD at the School of Oriental and African studies at the University of London in 1992. He has published widely on the topic of Vajrakīla.

Published May 2013

Bibliography

Boord, Martin. 2013. Gathering The Elements: The Cult of the Wrathful Deity Vajrakīla according to the Texts of the Northern Treasures Tradition of Tibet. Berlin: Wandel Verlag. (A revised and expanded version of The Cult of the Deity Vajrakīla, 1993).

Don rdor and bstan 'dzin chos grags. 1993. Gangs ljongs lo rgyus thog gi grags can mi sna, pp. 402-404. Lhasa: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang. TBRC 19803.

Dudjom Rinpoche. 2002. The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism. Gyurme Dorje and Matthew Kapstein, trans. Boston: Wisdom.

Dung dkar blo bzang 'phrin las. 2002. Dung dkar tshig mdzod chen mo. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, p. 643. TBRC W26372.

Kun bzang nges don klong yangs. 1976 (1882). Bod du 'byung ba'i gsang sngags snga 'gyur gyi bstan 'dzin skyes mchog rim byon gyi rnam thar nor bu'i do shal, pp. 145-151. Dalhousie: Damchoe Sangpo. TBRC W19708.

Kun bzang 'gro 'dul rdo rje. 2004. Thub bstan rdo rje brag dgon gyi byung ba mdo tsam brjod pa ngo mtshar bai+DUr+ya'i phreng ba, pp. 42-45. TBRC W00KG03797.

Nyi ma bzang po. 1983. Sprul sku rig 'dzin rgod kyi ldem 'phru can kyi rnam thar gsal byed nyi ma'i 'od zer. In Byang gter lugs kyi rnam thar dang ma 'ongs lung bstan. Gangtok: Sherab Gyaltsen & Lama Dawa.

Nyi ma bzang po. 1985. Sprul sku rig 'dzin rgod ldem 'phru can gyi rnam thar gsal byed nyi ma'i 'od zer. Paro: Lama Ngodrup and Sherab Drimey. TBRC W27603.

Stag lung tse sprul. 1985. A Brief History of Dorje Tag Monastery in Tibet and its Lineage holders. Leh.

Thub bstan rdo rje brag dgon gyi lo rgyus rtsom sgrig tshan chung nas bsgrigs. N.d. Thub bstan rdo rje brag dgon gyi ngo sprod rags bsdus, pp. 1-31. TBRC W00KG03798.

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