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Samten Chhosphel is an independent scholar with PhD from the Central University of Tibetan Studies (CUTS) at Sarnath, Varanasi, India. He has a Master’s degree in Writing and Publishing from Emerson College, Boston, MA. After serving as the In-charge of Publication Department of CUTS for  26 years, he immigrated to the United States in 2009 and is currently an adjunct Assistant Professor at the City University of New York, and Language Associate in Columbia University.

Published October 2010

Bibliography

Blo bzang chos grags and Bsod nams rtse mo. 1988-89.Thu'u bkwan blo bzang chos kyi nyi ma. InRtsom yig gser gyi sbram bu, pp. 1244 ff. Xiling: Mtsho sngon mi rigs dpe skrun khang.

Grags pa 'byung gnas and Rgyal ba blo bzang mkhas grub. 1992.Gangs can mkhas grub rim byon mingmdzod. Lanzhou: Kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, pp. 798-800.

Gung thang 03 Dkon mchog bstan pa'i sgron ma. 2000.Rigs dang dkyil 'khor rgya mtsho'i mnga' bdag rje btsun blo bzang chos kyi nyi ma'i gsang gsum rmad du byung ba'i rtogs brjod pad+ma dkar po'i stod cha. InBlo bzang chos kyi nyi ma'i gsung 'bum, vol. 9, pp. 479‑949. Lhasa: Zhol par khang gsar pa.

Jackson, Roger. 2006. "Triumphalism and Ecumenism in Thu'u bkwan's Crystal Mirror."Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies2; 23 pages.

Kapstein, Matthew. 1898. "The Purificatory Gem and Its Cleansing: A Late Tibetan Polemical Discussion of Apocryphal Texts."History of Religions, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 217-244.

Mi nyag mgon po. 1996. Gangs can mkhas dbang rim byon gyi rnam thar mdor bsdus bdud rtsi'i thigs phreng,vol.1, pp. 533-546. Beijing:Krung go'i bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang.

Nor brang o rgyan. 2006.Thu'u bkwan blo bzang chos kyi nyi ma. InNor brang o rgyan gyi gsung rtsom phyogs bsdus, pp. 673-676. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang.

Smith, Gene. 2001 (1969). "Philosophical, Biographical, and Historical Works of Thu'u bkwan Blo bzang chos kyi nyi ma." InAmong Tibetan Texts, pp. 147-170. Boston: Wisdom.

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