The Treasury of Lives

Dan Martin is a scholar based in Israel. He received his Ph.D. from Indiana University in 1991.

Published August 2008


Gra bzhi mig dmar tshe ring. 2011. Tshal gung thang gtsug lag khang gi dkar chag skyid chu'i rang mdangs. Lhasa: Bod-ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang.

Davidson, Ronald. 2005. Tibetan Renaissance. New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 328-331.

Jackson, David. 1994. Enlightenment by a Single Means. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, pp. 58-66.

Roerich, George, trans. 1996. The Blue Annals. 2nd ed. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidas, pp. 711-5.

Martin, Dan. 2001. “Meditation is Action Taken: On Zhang Rinpoche, a Meditation-based Activist in Twelfth-century Tibet.” Lungta, vol. 14, Spring, pp. 45-56.

Sørensen, Per K., Guntram Hazod, and Tsering Gyalpo. 2007. Rulers on the Celestial Plain: Ecclesiastic and Secular Hegemony in Medieval Tibet, a Study of Tshal Gung-thang. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.

Yamamoto, Carl. 2012. Vision and Violence: Lama Zhang and the Politics of Charisma in Twelfth-Century central Tibet. Leiden: Brill.

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