The Treasury of Lives annotates photographs of historical people. We feature photographs from textual and internet sources. The interactive images allow users to identify figures and click through to the biographies.
Himalayan sculptures might be clay, stone, or metal work, both cast and repoussé.
The TBRC RID number refers to the unique ID assigned by the Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC.org) to each historical figure in their database of Tibetan literature.