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Sonam Dorje received an MA in Tibetan Language and Literature from Qinghai Nationalities University in 2012. Based in Amdo, he is currently involved in a Tibetan oral history project as well as film translation.

Published September 2012


Anon. 2005 (1930). Stong 'khor zla ba rgyal mtshan sku phreng rim byon gyi rnam thar. Bejing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, pp. 135-166.

Bsod nams rgya mtsho. 2000. Bstan rtsis ka phreng lag deb. Beijing: Mi rigs dpe skrun khang, p. 235. TBRC W20115.

Dung dkar blo bzang 'phrin las. 2002. Dung dkar tshig mdzod chen mo. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, p. 2323-2327. TBRC W26372.

Grags pa 'byung gnas and Rgyal ba blo bzang mkhas grub. 1992. Gangs can mkhas grub rim byon ming mdzod. Lanzhou: Kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, pp. 780-782. TBRC W19801.

Sørensen, Per. 2007. "Restless relic – The Ārya Lokeśvara icon in Tibet: Symbol of power, legitimacy and pawn for patronage." In Kellner, Birgit, et. al., eds., Pramāṇakīrtiḥ. Papers dedicated to Ernst Steinkellner on the occasion of his 70th birthday, vol. 2, pp. 857ff, Vienna: Institut für Südasien-, Tibet- und Buddhismuskunde, pp. 876-877.

Yon tan rgya mtsho. N.d. Rtsom pa po'i mdzad rnam phyogs bsdus. In Zhabs drung gnyis pa mkhas btsun yon tan rgya mtsho'i gsung 'bum thor bu phyogs bsgrigs, pp. 1-11. No publishing information. TBRC W1KG6060.

Sonam Dorje
September 2012

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