The Treasury of Lives

Adam Pearcey is the founder of Lotsawa House. He completed his PhD at SOAS, University of London, in 2018 with a thesis on Dzogchen, scholasticism and sectarian identity in early twentieth-century Tibet. Read more at

Published November 2017


Anon. Be lo ri khrod dgon gyi lo rgyus. In Dkar mdzes khul gyi dgon sde so so'i lo rgyus gsal bar bshad pa. vol. 2, pp. 617–622. TBRC W19997.

Bstan 'dzin lung rtogs nyi ma. 2004. Snga 'gyur rdzogs chen chos 'byung chen mo. Beijing: China Tibetan Publishing House, pp. 613–615. TBRC W27401.

Chökyi Dragpa. 2004. Uniting Wisdom and Compassion: Illuminating the Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva. Trans. Heidi Köppl. Boston: Wisdom Publications.

Mi nyag mgon po, et. al. 1996-2000. Go shul kun bzang bsod nams kyi rnam thar mdor bsdus. In Gangs can mkhas dbang rim byon gyi rnam thar mdor bsdus, pp. 668–67. Beijing: Krung go'i bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang. TBRC W25268.

Jackson, David P. 2003. A Saint in Seattle: The Life of the Tibetan Mystic Dezhung Rinpoche. Boston: Wisdom Publications.

'Jam dbyangs blo gter dbang po'i gsung 'bum. 6 vols. Chengdu. 1998. TBRC W00EGS1016238.

Khenchen Kunzang Pelden and Minyak Kunzang Sönam. 1999. Wisdom: Two Buddhist Commentaries. Laugeral: Editions Padmakara.

Ricard, Matthieu. 2017. Enlightened Vagabond: The Life and Teachings of Patrul Rinpoche. Boulder: Shambhala Publications.

Smith, E. Gene.2001. Among Tibetan Texts. Boston: Wisdom Publications.

Sngags 'chang padma rdo rje. 2008. Go shul kun bzang bsod nams kyi rnam thar. In Dpe rgyun dkon pa'i bla ma 'ga'i rnam thar dang gnas ri ngo sprod mdor bsdus gser gyi me long. TBRC W1KG14784.

Tulku Thondup. 1996.Masters of Meditation and Miracles:The Longchen Nyingthig Lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

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