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Sonam Tsering Ngulphu Sonam Tsering Ngulphu has a Ph.D. in Buddhist Studies/East Asian Religions from Columbia University, New York. He completed his master's degrees from Harvard University and Central University for Tibetan Studies.

Published June 2021


Anon. 2009-2017. Sman rtsis slob grwa 'phar snon gsar btsugs. In Mdzad rnam rgya chen snying rje'i rol mtsho, vol. 1, 375–420. Dharamsala: Norbulingka Institute. BDRC W2CZ7990.

Bsod nams rin chen, E pa (Comp.). 2000. Skal ldan 'tsho mdzad dgyes pa'i mchod sprin. In 'Tsho mdzad slob dpon rnam gsum gyi mdzad 'phrin gnad bsdus skal ldan bu slob dgyes pa'i snying gtam. Dharamsala: Bod gzhung sman rtsis khang. BDRC W8LS66224

Byams pa 'phrin las. 1990. Bod kyi sman pa rim byon gyi rnam thar phyogs bsgrigs. Beijing: Mi rigs dpe skrun khang. BDRC W1KG15446

Dgra 'dul. 2012. Bod lugs gso rig mkhas dbang karma chos 'phel mchog gi mdzad rnam (=Karma chos 'phel mchog gi mdzad rnam). Edited by Lhag sgron. Lha sa: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang. BDRC W3CN6510.

Kasho, Jamyang Choegyal. 2015. Choegyal Nyima Lhundrup Kashopa: In the Service of the 13th and the 14th Dalai Lamas Untold true stories of Tibet. Frankfurt am Main: Tibethaus. Electronic version.

McKay, Alex. 2004. “The Indigenisation of Western Medicine in Sikkim.” The Bulletin of Tibetology vol 40, no. 2, pp. 25–48.

Mkhyen rab nor bu. 2007. Gso ba rig pa'i rgyud las bshad pa'i lus thig zla ba nor bu'i me long. In Mkhyen rab nor bu'i sman yig gces btus, compiled by Rta mgrin skyabs and Bstan 'phel rgya mtsho. Beijing: mi rigs dpe skrun khang. BDRC W2DB13643

O rgyan bstan 'dzin. [n.d.]. Gso rig zin tig yang tig. Gser rta rdzong: Gser thang bla rung lnga rig nang bstan slob gling. BDRC W3CN5008

Gyatso, Janet. 2015. Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet. New York: Columbia University Press.

Tashi Tsering [Josayma]. 2015. “Looking Back at Bla sman Mkhyen rab nor bu: A Biographical Note and Brief Discussion of His Works,” in Tibetan and Himalayan Healing: An Anthology for Anthony Aris, ed. Charles Ramble and Ulrike Roesler. Kathmandu: Vajra Books. pp. 685–714.

Van Vleet, Stacy. 2018. “Strength, Defence, and Victory in Battle: Tibetan Medical Institutions and the Ganden Phodrang Army, 1897–1938.” Special issue: Buddhism and the Military in Tibet during the Ganden Phodrang Period (1642-1959), Cahiers d’Extrême-Asie 27, pp. 173–210.

Yon tan mgon po, G.yu thog rnying ma. 2005. Grwa thang rgyud bzhi. Beijing: Mi rigs dpe skrun khang. BDRC W29627

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