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Namdrol Miranda Adams Namdrol Miranda Adams is Dean and a Founder of Maitripa College, a Buddhist graduate school in Portland, Oregon, where she teaches Buddhism, contemplative pedagogy, and engagement with faith and service. She practiced and studied as a Buddhist nun for seven years, and completed her doctoral work in Education at the University of Portland in 2021. Her research is focused on contemplative education, epistemology and learning, and building sustainable and socially responsible institutions of higher education.

Published September 2008


Anon. 1977.Rje thams cad mkhyen pa yon tan rgya mtsho'i rnam thar.In'Phags pa'jig rten dbang phyug gi rnam sprul rim byon gyi 'khrungs rabs deb ther nor bu'i 'phreng ba,vol. 2, pp. 173-238. Dharamsala: Sku sger yig tshang, 1977.TBRC W22095.

Kollmar-Paulenz, Karenina. 2005. "The Third Dalai Lama Sonam Gyatso and The Fourth Dalai Lama Yonten Gyatso."In Brauen, Martin, ed.The Dalai Lamas: A Visual History. London: Serindia, pp. 60-61.

Ngag dbang blo bzang rgya mtsho. 1982.Rje btsun thams cad mkhyen pa bsod nams rgya mtsho’i rnam thar dngos grub rgya mtsho’i shing rta and ’jig rten dbang phyug thams cad mkhyen pa yon tan rgya mtsho dpal bzang po’i rnam thar thar pa nor bu’i ’phreng ba. Dolanji: Tashi Dorjee.

Rockhill, William Woodville. 1910. "The Dalai Lamas of Lhasa and their relations with the Manchu emperors of China, 1644-1908." T'oung Pao 11, pp. 1-104.

Sangs rgyas rgya mtsho. 1989, 1998.Se ra theg chen gling gi lo rgyus dang gdan rabs. InDga' ldan chos 'byung baiDU r+ya ser po, pp. 137-142. Beijing: Krung go bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang.TBRC W8224.

Tucci, Giuseppe. 1949.Tibetan Painted Scrolls. Rome: La Libreria dello Stato , vol. 1, pp. 50 ff.

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