The Treasury of Lives

Photo Courtesy Matthew Akester, 1935, © Sikkim Lhayum Collection

Drakmar Drinzang is a hermitage near Samye. It is the birthplace of Trisong Detsen. Padmasambhava is said to have visited the temple, where he is said to have performed divination.


Akester, Matthew, and Mkhyen-brtseʼi-dbang-po. 2016. Jamyang Khyentsé Wangpo's Guide to Central Tibet. Chicago: Serindia Publications, pp. 300, 303-304.


Katok Situ. 1972. Dbus gtsang gnas yig. Palampur: Sungrab Nyamso Gyunphel Parkhang, p. 216. 


Tsumagari, Shin'ichi (津曲真一). "Bashey with supplement: A Critical Edition of the Tibetan Text and an Annotated Translation (4)." 東京大学宗教学年報 30 (2012): 193-210.


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