The Treasury of Lives

Françoise Pommaret is a cultural anthropologist, Director of Research at the CNRS (National Centre for Scientific Research, France) and Associate Professor at the College of Language and Culture (CLCS), Royal University of Bhutan.

Published January 2010


Aris, Michael. 1994. The Raven Crown. London: Serindia

Kun dga' dpal bzang po gzhan phan rol ba'i rdo rje. 1859. Rdo rje 'dzin pa chen po 'phrin las mkha' khyab mchog gi rdo rje am Byang chub brtson 'grus kyi rtogs pa brjod pa ngo mtshar nor bu'i snying po. In Byang chub bka' 'bum, vol. ka, 172 folios. (woodblocks preserved at Trongsa dzong. Thimphu: National Library.

Padma Tshedwang. 1994. 'Brug gi rgyal rabs slob dpon padma tshe dbang gis sbyar 'brug gsal ba'i sgron me. Thimphu: National Library.

Pommaret, Françoise. 2004. “The fascinating life of lama Jangchub Tsondru (1817-1856) according to his biography.” In Karma Ura and Sonam Kinga, eds., The Spider and the Piglet: Proceedings of the First International Seminar on Bhutan Studies. Thimphu: Centre for Bhutan Studies, pp. 73-89.

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