The Treasury of Lives

Lhamo Latso is a sacred lake located in southern Tibet in present-day Gyatsa county. It is associated with the female deity Palden Lhamo, protectress of the Dalai Lama lineage. Traditionally, visions seen in the lake are intepreted as signs of where the future Dalai Lama will be found. 


Dowman, Keith. 1988. The Power-Places of Central Tibet: The Pilgrim's Guide. London: Routledge, pp. 259-260.

Gyurme Dorje. 2009. Tibet Handbook. Bath: Footprint, p. 266.


There are 2 related biographies