The Treasury of Lives

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Tashilhunpo, one of Tibet's most important monasteries, is a Geluk monastery in Shigatse that was founded in 1447 by the First Dalai Lama Gendun Drub. The monastery serves as the seat of the Paṇchen Lama incarnation line. 


Incarnation Lines

Abbots & Officers


Abbot chos kyi rgyal mtshan [1569 - ]
Abbot Lobzang Chokyi Gyeltsen [1601 - ]

Administrator of Monastery

Administrator of Monastery blo bzang rnam rgyal [1858 - 1865]


The Demoness of Tibet

The Demoness of Tibet is a close copy of a well-known image located in the Tibet Museum in Lhasa. The landscape of TIbet is shown as the mythical demoness of Tibetan legend. At key physical locations on her body are located important Buddhist temples and monasteries.

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