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Title: New Light on an Old Clan of Bhutan: The sMyos-rabs of Bla-ma gSaṅ-sṅags
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Michael Aris

Description: The article's intent is to draw attention to historical scholarship done in Bhutan by Bla-ma gSaṅ-sṅags. The scholarship being done attempts to reveal the origin and development of all the noble families of Bhutan which descend from a certain thirteenth-century Tibetan lama. (Mark Premo-Hopkins (2004-04-06)

Publisher Place: München
Publisher: Kommission für Zentralasiatische Studien, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften
Normalized publisher place: Munich
Publisher country: Germany
Publisher URL: http://www.badw.de/
Published Date: 1988
Subject: Bhutan
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- History -- Bhutan
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS) -- PIATS 4 (1985), Tibetan Studies
Cultural Coverage: Bhutan
Temporal coverage: 13th century CE
14th century CE
15th century CE
16th century CE
17th century CE
18th century CE
19th century CE
20th century CE
Language: English
Series Title: Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies
Series volume: 4
Series 2 editor: Herbert Franke
Series 2 volume: 2
Series 2 Title: Studia Tibetica
Source: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the 4th Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Schloss Hohenkammer, Munich 1985
Source Editor: Helga Uebach
Jampa L. Panglung
Source Type: Conference Proceedings
Source Volume: 1
Source Page Numbers: 15-24
ISBN/ISSN: 3769610016
LOC: 89208983
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Article
Conference Paper
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-04-06 16:53:17
Date Record Checked: 2004-03-23
Date Last Modified: 2006-06-20 12:51:50
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