The Treasury of Lives

Sonam Dorje received an MA in Tibetan Language and Literature from Qinghai Nationalities University in 2012. Based in Amdo, he is currently involved in a Tibetan oral history project as well as film translation.

Published March 2020


Grags pa 'byungs gnas and Rgyal ba lbo bzang mkhas grub. 1992. Gang can mkhas grub rim byon ming mdzod. Lanzhou: Kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, pp. 1342-1343.

Las chen kun dga’ rgyal mtshan. 2003. Bka’ gdams kyi rnam par thar pa bka’ gdams chos ’byung gsal ba’i sgron me. Lhasa: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang.

Mkhas btsun bzang po. 1973-1990. Rgya bod mkhas grub rim byon gyi rnam mthar phyogs sgrigs. Dharamsala: Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, vol. 5, pp. 80-86.

Paṇ chen bsod nams grags pa. 2001. Bka’ gdams gsar rnying gi chos ’byung yid kyi mdzes Rgyan. Lhasa: Bod ljongs bod yig dpe rnying dpe skrun khang.

Roerich, George, trans. 1996. The Blue Annals. 2nd ed. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidas.

Vetturini, Gianpaolo. 2007. “The bKa’ gdams pa School of Tibetan Buddhism.” PhD diss., SOAS, University of London.

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