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


"Lineage: Ling Rinpoche." Official Website of Ling Rinpoche. Accessed January 20, 2021.

Anon. 2009-2017. Rgyal ba'i yongs 'dzin gling sprul thub bstan lung rtogs rnam rgyal 'phrin las. In Mdzad rnam rgya chen snying rje'i rol mtsho, vol. 2, pp. 413-420. Dharamsala: Norbulingka Institute. BDRC W2CZ7990.

Anon. 2009-2017. Tshogs sde khag gcig tu chibs bsgyur dang skabs de ’brel gyi gnas tshul. In Mdzad rnam rgya chen snying rje'i rol mtsho, vol. 10, pp. 98-99. Dharamsala: Norbulingka Institute. 2009-2017. Vol. 10: 98–99. BDRC W2CZ7990.

Bstan 'dzin rgya mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV. 1990. Freedom in Exile: The Autobiography of the Dalai Lama. London: Hodder & Stoughton.

Bstan 'dzin rgya mtsho. 1989. 'Jam mgon rgyal ba'i rgyal tshab yongs 'dzin gling sprul rdo rje 'chang thub bstan lung rtogs rnam rgyal 'phrin las dpal bzang po'i zhal snga nas kyi thun mong ba'i mdzad pa rnam thar mdo tsam brjod pa nor bu'i do shal (=Nor bu'i do shal). Dharamsala: Tibetan Cultural Printing Press. BDRC W22379.

Craig, Mary. 1997. Kundun: A Biography of the Family of the Dalai Lama. Berkeley: Counterpoint.

Goldstein C., Melvyn. 1992. A History of Modern Tibet, 1913-1951: The Demise of the Lamaist State. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Grong khyer lha sa srid gros lo rgyus rig gnas dpyad yig rgya cha rtsom 'bri u yon lhan khang. 1995. Stod lung bde chen rdzong. Lha sa: Grong khyer lha sa'i gzhung, 98-99. BDRC W20171.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama. 2017. The Life of My Teacher: A Biography of Kyabjé Ling Rinpoché. Translated by Gavin Kilty. Boston: Wisdom Publications.

Ngag dbang gsung rab mthu stobs. 2002. Shar chos gling sprul thub bstan lung rtogs rnam rgyal 'phrin las kyi dgung skeg bzlog pa'i gsol 'debs. In Gsung 'bum: Ngag dbang gsung rab mthu stobs, vol. 2, pp. 10v-13r. Lha sa: Stag brag bla brang. BDRC W29272.

Snellgrove, David, and Hugh Richardson. 1968. A Cultural History of Tibet. New York: Frederick A Praeger.

Tsonawa, Losang Norbu. 1983. "The Autobiography [of] Kyabje Ling Rinpoche." The Tibet Journal, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 45-61.

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