The Treasury of Lives

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 May 2016


Byams pa phrin las. 2000. Gangs ljongs gso rig bstan pa'i nyin byed rim byon gyi rnam thar phyogs bsgrigs. Beijing: Mi rigs dpe skrun khang, pp. 381-385, 387-390. TBRC W17722.

Bla ma skyabs. 1997. Bod kyi gso ba rig pa'i dkar chag mu tig phreng ba. Lan kru'u: kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, p. 140. TBRC W19835.

Bstan 'dzin phun tshogs. 1997. Gsung thor bu. Sichuan: private photomechanical printing. TBRC W7532.

Don rdor. 1993. Gangs ljongs lo rgyus thog gi grags can mi sna. Lhasa: bod ljongs mi dbangs dpe skrun khang, p. 795. TBRC W19803.

Grags pa 'byung gnas. 1992. Gangs can mkhas grub rim byon ming mdzod. Lan kru'u: kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, p. 831. TBRC W19801.

Jackson, David Paul. 1996. A History of Tibetan Painting: The Great Tibetan Painters and Their Traditions. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, pp. 43-66.

Onoda, Shunzo. 2011. "De'u dmar dge bshes's Method of Compounding Colours: Lac-dye Brown, Vermilion Brown and the Colours Derived from Them," in Art in Tibet: Issues in Traditional Tibetan Art from the Seventh to the Twentieth Century: Piats 2003: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, 2003, Charles Ramble, and E. F. Lo Bue, eds. Leiden: Brill, pp. 183-191.

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