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Tibetan and Himalayan > Multi-Author Edited Volumes > Conference Proceedings > Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS) > PIATS 2 (1979), In Honour of Hugh Richardson

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Khrom: Administrative Units of the Tibetan Empire in the 7th-9th Centuries
The article attempts to determine the varied meanings of the Tibetan word khrom, which has been translated as "mart, town, city, ville, or population." An attempt is also made to arrive at an u...
A Complete Bibliography
This is a complete bibliography of Hugh Richardson's works. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-04-08)
A Genealogy of the Kings of Lo (Mustang)
The article looks to the Molla of Tsarang, and brings to light the information included in the text regarding the history of the kings of Lo. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-04-13)
A Preliminary Study of Chapter Six of the gZer-mig
The article looks at chapter six of the Zermik (Gzer-mig) in order to draw attention to the structural and topical similarties between the Zermik and other traditional narratives. The a...
Āryadeva on the Career of the Boddhisattva
The article looks at the work of Āryadeva (ca. second-third century CE), who is recognized as one of the six ornaments of Mahāyāna Buddhism, that deals with the descriptions and explanations of the...
An Appreciation of Hugh Richardson
The article looks at Hugh Richardson's role in some of the foundational work in Tibetan studies. Richardson is recognized here as the last of the series of foreigners who spent time in Tibet before t...
Analysis of the Biographies of Padmasambhava According to Tibetan Tradition: Classification of Sources
The article looks at no fewer than fifty biographies of Padmasambhava in an attempt to understand how Tibetan tradition and current Tibetan understandings reconcile the biographical discrepancies. (M...
Casting Tibetan Bells
This article discusses the manufacturing methods for bells used as Tibetan religious paraphernalia. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-04-19)
Change and Differentiation in Tibetan Sex Roles: The New Adult Generation in India
The article looks at cultural change in the Tibetan diaspora in India, focusing on sex-roles and traditional lifestyle ideas. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-04-15)
Creative Dismemberment among the Tamang and Sherpas of Nepal
The article looks at traditional stories that guide the correct manner for division of yak carcasses in Tamang tradition. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-04-15)
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