The Treasury of Lives

Alexander Gardner is Executive Director of the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation and the Director and Chief Editor of the Treasury of Lives. He completed his PhD in Buddhist Studies at the University of Michigan in 2007.

Published April 2010

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'Jigs med gling pa mkhyen brtse 'od zer. 1985 (c.1767). Klong chen snying thig le'i rtogs pa brjod pa dakki'i gsang gtam chen mo. In The Collected Works of 'Jigs med gling pa rang byung rdo rje mkhyen brtse'i 'od zer (1730-1798), vol. 7, pp. 21-29. Gangtok: Pema Thinley. (See Gyatso 1999, p. 273 for other editions).

'Jigs med gling pa mkhyen brtse 'od zer. 1985 (c.1767). Gsang ba chen po nyams snang gi rtogs brjod chu zla'i gar mkhan. In The Collected Works of 'Jigs med gling pa rang byung rdo rje mkhyen brtse'i 'od zer (1730-1798), vol. 7, pp. 31-64. Gangtok: Pema Thinley. (See Gyatso 1999, p. 273 for other editions).

'Jigs med gling pa mkhyen brtse 'od zer. 1985 Rdzogs chen pa rang byung rdo rje'i rnam thar do ha'i rgyan. In The Collected Works of 'Jigs med gling pa rang byung rdo rje mkhyen brtse'i 'od zer (1730-1798), vol. 9, pp. 509-519. Gangtok: Pema Thinley.

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