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Review of Jokhang: Tibet’s Most Sacred Buddhist Temple, by Gyurme Dorje, Tashi Tsering, Heather Stoddard, and André Alexander
Cameron David Warner, Aarhus University
JIATS, no. 6 (December 2011), THL #T5722, pp. 451-466
Notes

Notes

[1] ka ba bum pa can gyi steng nas ’dom phyed dang gsum gzhal ba’i nang na/ ’di bzhengs mkhan gyis mdzad pa’i yi ge yod do/ de thon la ltos shig zer nas rgan mo mi snang bar gyur to/ de nas sang nang bar paṇḍi ta dpon g.yog gsum gyis shog dril gsum bton gzigs pas/ sngon ma la blon po rnams kyis byas pa’i lo rgyus zla ba ’dod ’jo bya ba byung / bar ba gnyis pa la btsun mo rnams kyis byas pa’i dar dkar gsal ba bya ba byung / phyi ma gsum pa nas rgyal po rang gis mdzad pa’i lo rgyus bka’ chem[s] kyi yi ge ’di byung ba yin no/ (Jowo AtishaJo bo a ti sha, Kachem KakhölmaBka’ chems ka khol ma, ed. Mönlam GyatsoSmon lam rgya mtsho (Lanzhou: Kan su’u mi rigs dpe skrun khang, 1989), 4.2-4.11).
[2] Per K. Sørensen, “Lhasa Diluvium, Sacred Environment at Stake: The Birth of Flood Control Politics, the Question of Natural Disaster Management and Their Importance for the Hegemony over a National Monument in Tibet,” Lungta 16 (2003): 85-134; Per K. Sørensen, Guntram Hazod, and Tsering Gyalbo, Rulers on the Celestial Plain: Ecclesiastic and Secular Hegemony in Medieval Tibet, a Study of Tshal Gung-Thang, (Wien: Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2007), 2 vols.
[3] Hugh Richardson and Michael Aris, Ceremonies of the Lhasa Year (London: Serindia, 1993).
[4] Kurtis R. Schaeffer, “Ritual, Festival, and Authority under the Fifth Dalai Lama,” in Power, Politics, and the Reinvention of Tradition: Tibet in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, ed. Bryan J. Cuevas and Kurtis R. Schaeffer (Leiden: Brill Publishers, 2006), 187-202.
[5] Anne-Marie Blondeau, “Défense de Tsoṅ kha pa: a propos d’un texte polémique attribué à Mkhas grub rje,” in Tibetan Studies, Klasse Denkschriften 256, Beiträge zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens 21 (Wien: Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1995), 59-76.
[6] Cameron David Warner, “The Precious Lord: The History and Practice of the Cult of the Jowo Śākyamuni in Lhasa, Tibet” (PhD diss., Harvard University, 2008), 271-324; Cameron David Warner, “Re/crowning the Precious Lord: Texts, Photographs, and Memory,” History of Religions 51, no. 1 (August 2011): 1-30.
[7] Warner, “Precious Lord,” 32, 47.
[8] Roberto Vitali, Early Temples of Central Tibet (London: Serindia, 1990), 69-83.
[9] Tsepön W. D. Shakabpa, Lhaden Rasa Trülnang Tsuklakkhanggi KarchakLha ldan rwa sa ’phrul snang gtsug lag khang gi dkar chag [Catalogue and Guide to the Central Temple of Lhasa] (Kalimpong: Shakabpa House, 1982).
[10] Nyima TseringNyi ma tshe ring and Ngawang JikméNgag dbang ’jigs med, Lhaden Rasa Trülnang Tsuklakkhanggi Logyü dang Drelwé Neshé Dordü Drilen DünchutsasumLha ldan ra sa ’phrul snang gtsug lag khang gi lo rgyus dang ’brel ba’i gnas bshad mdor bsdus dris lan bdun cu rtsa gsum (Lhasa: Bod ljongs mi dmangs dpe skrun khang, 2005).
[11] David Jackson and Janice Jackson, Tibetan Thangka Painting: Methods & Materials (London: Serindia Publications), 1984.
[12] See my “A Miscarriage of History: Wencheng Gongzhu and Sino-Tibetan Historiography,” Inner Asia 14, no. 2 (forthcoming).
[13] Sørensen, Rulers on the Celestial Plain, 4, 175.
[14] Vitali, Early Temples, 69-83.
[15] André Alexander and Matthew Akester, The Temples of Lhasa: Tibetan Buddhist Architecture from the 7th to the 21st Centuries (Chicago: Serindia Publications, 2005).
[16] André Alexander, “The Lhasa Jokhang – Is the World’s Oldest Timber Frame Building in Tibet?,” Webjournal on Cultural Patrimony 1, no. 1 (2006): 123-54.
[17] Warner, “Precious Lord,” 247-49, 395-99.
[18] Alexander, “Lhasa Jokhang,” 127.

Note Citation for Page

Cameron David Warner, “Review of Jokhang: Tibet’s Most Sacred Buddhist Temple, by Gyurme Dorje, Tashi Tsering, Heather Stoddard, and André Alexander,” Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies, no. 6 (December 2011): , http://www.thlib.org?tid=T5722 (accessed ).

Note Citation for Whole Review

Cameron David Warner, “Review of Jokhang: Tibet’s Most Sacred Buddhist Temple, by Gyurme Dorje, Tashi Tsering, Heather Stoddard, and André Alexander,” Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies, no. 6 (December 2011): 451-466, http://www.thlib.org?tid=T5722 (accessed ).

Bibliography Citation

Warner, Cameron David. “Review of Jokhang: Tibet’s Most Sacred Buddhist Temple, by Gyurme Dorje, Tashi Tsering, Heather Stoddard, and André Alexander.” Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies, no. 6 (December 2011): 451-466. http://www.thlib.org?tid=T5722 (accessed ).