The Treasury of Lives

Matthieu Ricard is the main coordinator at Karuna-Shechen. A Buddhist monk, he has lived and studied in the Himalayan region for over thirty-five years, and was the full-time attendant of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche for thirteen years.

Bibliography

Bstan 'dzin. 1994. Rnam thar 'di mdzad pa po zhabs dkar tshogs drug rang grol gyi lo rgyus ches bsdus. In Dgu rong sku phreng snga phyi'i rnam thar puN+Da ri ka'i 'khri shing. Lanzhou: Kan su'u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, pp. 1-5.

Don rdor and bstan ' dzin chos grags. 1993. Gangs ljongs lo rgyus thog gig rags can mi sna. Beijing: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang, p. 867.

Dung dkar blo bzang 'phrin las. 2002. Dung dkar tshig mdzod chen mo. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, p 1765.

Grags pa' byungs gnas and Blo bzang mkhas grub. 1992. Gangs can mkhas sgrub rim byon ming mdzod. Lanzhou: Kan su' u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, p. 1470.

Kapstein, Matthew. 1996. "The Sermon of an Ignorant Saint." In Religions of Tibet in Practice. Lopez, Donald S. Jr., ed. Princeton: Princeton University Press, pp. 355‑368.

Khu byug. 2004. Zhabs dkar tshogs drug pas bdag med pa'i rnam thar mdzad pa. In Bod kyi dbu ma'i lta ba'i 'chad nyan dar tshul blo gsal mig 'byed. Bejing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, pp. 360-262.

Konchog Tendzin. 1994. Shabkar at Amnye Machen (1809‑1810). Lungta, no. 8: special issue entitled, "The Amnye Machen Range: Ancestor of the Tibetans," pp. 25‑37.

Mi nyag mgon po. 1996-200. Zhabs dkar pa tshogs drug rang grol gyi rnam thar mdor bsdus. In Gangs can mkhas dbang rim byon gyi rnam thar mdor bsdus, vol. 2, pp. 295-301. Beijing: Krung go'i bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang.

Nor brang o rgyan. 2006. Zhabs dkar pa tshogs drug rang grol. In Nor brang o rgyan gyi gsung rtsom. Beijing: Krung go'i bod rig pa dpe skrun khang, p. 708-712.

Ricard, Matthieu. 2007. "The Writings of Zhabs dkar Tshogs drug rang grol (1781‑1851), a Descriptive Catalogue." In The Paṇḍita & the Siddha, Ramon Prats, ed. Dharamshala: Amnye Machen Institute, pp. 234‑253.

de Rossi‑Filibeck, Elena. 1980. "A Note on Bla‑ma Zhabs‑dkar of Amdo," Acta Orientalia Hungarica, vol. 34, pp. 39‑40.

Zhabkar Tsokdruk Rangdrol. 1991. The Life of Zhabkar, Autobiography of a Tibetan Yogi. Mattieu Ricard et al., translator. Albany: State University of New York Press.

Zhabs dkar tshogs drug rang grol. 1988. Zhabs dkar pa’i rnam thar. Xining: Mtsho sngon mi rig dpe skrun kang.

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