The Treasury of Lives

Alexander Gardner is Director and Chief Editor of the Treasury of Lives. He completed his PhD in Buddhist Studies at the University of Michigan in 2007. He is the author of The Life of Jamgon Kongtrul The Great.

Published August 2021


Gardner, Alexander. 2019. The Life of Jamgon Kongtrul the Great. Boulder: Shambhala.

Gruber, Joel. 2015. "The Fantastic Stories of Könchok Paldrön and her Enlightened Children: The Literary Impact of a Strong Female Voice in Blazing Splendor." Journal of Global Buddhism, vol. 16, pp. 107–125.

Orgyen Tobgyal Rinpoche. 1990. The Life and Teachings of Chokgyur Lingpa. Tulku Jigmey Khyentse and Erik Pema Kunsang, trans. Kathmandu: Rangjung Yeshe Publications.

Rabsel Dawa, Dilgo Khyentse. 2008. Brilliant Moon: The Autobiography of Dilgo Khyentse. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

Tulku Urgyen. 2005. Blazing Splendor: The Memoirs of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche as told to Erik Pema Kunsang & Marcia Binder Schmidt. Hong Kong: Rangjung Yeshe.

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