The Treasury of Lives

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 August 2010


Blo bzang chos grags and Bsod nams rtse mo. 1988. Dngul chu d+harma b+ha dra. In Rtsom yig gser gyi sbram bu, vol. 3, pp. 1478-1479. Xining: Mtsho sngon mi rigs dpe skrun khang.

Don rdor and Bstan 'dzin chos grags. 1993. Gangs ljongs lo rgyus thog gi grags can mi sna. Lhasa: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang, pp. 903-905.

Dbyangs can grub pa'i rdo rje. 1970. Dus gsum rgyal ba kun gyi spyi gzugs bka' drin gsum ldan rje btsun bla ma thams cad mkhyen pa d+har+ma b+ha dra dpal bzang po'i rnam par thar pa zhwa ser bstan pa'i mdzes rgyan. Delhi: Ngawang gelek demo

Grags pa 'byung gnas. 1992. Gangs can mkhas grub rim byon ming mdzod. Lanzhou: Kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, 452-454, ba 1198-1200.

Khetsun Sangpo, editor. 1973. Biographical Dictionary of Tibet and Tibetan Buddhism. Dharamsala: Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, vol. 6, pp. 87 ff.

Nor brang o rgyan. 2006. Dngul chu d+harma b+ha dra. In Nor brang o rgyan gyi gsung rtsom phyogs bsdus, pp. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang.

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