The Treasury of Lives

Sonam Tsering Ngulphu Sonam Tsering Ngulphu has a Ph.D. in Buddhist Studies/East Asian Religions from Columbia University, New York. He completed his master's degrees from Harvard University and Central University for Tibetan Studies.

Published March 2021


'Jigs med dbang rgyal, Be ri. Mdo khams chu bzhi sgang drug bstan srung dwangs blangs dmag gi lo rgyus. Delhi: Mdo khams chu bzhi sgang drug dbus spyi khyab rgyun las khang, 2009. W1KG13774

Blo bzang rgya mtsho and Ngag dbang chos 'pel. Rgyal thang dpa' bo dbang phyug steng pa'i dpa' ba'i gtam rgyud rdo rje'i srog ldan (The Vajra Soul: The Life Account of the Valorous Wangchuk Tengpa). Dharamsala: Ngawang Chophel, 1992. W4CZ315272

Bsod nams rgya mtsho and Shes rab rgya mtsho (Trans.). Rgyal thang gi lo rgyus yig tshags dpyad gzhi phyogs bsgrigs (A Collection of Archival Documents on Gyelthang). Kun ming: Yun nan mi rigs dpe skrun khang, 2003. W1KG14780

Bstan pa rgyal mtshan. Rgyal thang yul lung dgon gnas dang bcas paʼi byung ba mdo tsam brjod pa blo gsal mgul pa mdzes paʼi rgyan (A Necklace for the Wise: History of Gyelthang and Sumtsen Ling Monastery). Dharamsala: Rgyal thang bya ʼthab ngag dbaṅ thabs mkhas, 1985. W1PD9229

Conversations with former guerilla members Phunang Tengpa (普喏丁 Punuodingba) Chonzé Lobzang Shedrub, 1994, and Ngophu (红破 Hongpo) Agyel, 2003.

Democratic Reform in Tibet—Sixty Years On, The State Council Information Office of
the People’s Republic of China, 2019.

Gompo Tashi Andrugtsang. 1973. Four River Six Ranges: Reminiscences of the Resistance Movement in Tibet. Dharamsala: Information and Publicity Office of H.H. the Dalai Lama.

G.yung drung rgyal mtshan. Mi lo 50 ring gi mdo khams chu bzhi sgang drug gi lo rgyus phyogs bsdus/. Delhi: Mdo khams chu bzhi sgang drug dbus spyi khyab rgyun las khang, 2009. W1KG13773

Jowett, Philip. China’s Wars: Rousing the Dragon, 1894-1949. Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2013.

Lai, Benjamin. The Long March 1934–35: The Rise of Mao and the Beginning of Modern China. Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2013.

Mortensen, Dasa. The History of Gyalthang under Chinese Rule: Memory, Identity, and Contested Control in a Tibetan Region of Northwest Yunnan. Ph.D. Dissertation. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2016.

Mortensen, Dasa. “Historical Amnesia in Gyalthang: The Legacy of Tibetan Participation in the Cultural Revolution.” In Conflicting Memories, edited by Robert Barnett, Benno Weiner, and Francoise Robin; series edited by David Sneath, Caroline Humphrey, and Uradyn E. Bulag, 275-310. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2020.

Ngag dbang chos 'phel bstan 'dzin, Gyang dmar. Gyang dmar ngag dbang chos 'phel gyi rang rnam. Dharamsala: Gyangmar Choenze Ngawang Choejor, 1997. W2CZ6656

Norbu, Jamyang. “The Tibetan Resistance Movement and the Role of C.I.A.” In Resistance and Reform in Tibet, edited by Robert Barnett and Shirin Akiner, 186-196. Delhi: Motilal Banarasidass, 1996.

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