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Title: Religious Life and History of the Emanated Heart-son Thukse Dawa Gyeltshen
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Lham Dorji
One Sentence Summary: This article sketches the biography of Dawa Gyeltsen (zla ba rgyal mtshan, 1499-1587) based on several sources.

Description: This article sketches the biography of Dawa Gyeltsen (zla ba rgyal mtshan, 1499-1587), son of Tertön Pema Lingpa (gter ston pad ma gling pa, 1450-1521), based on several oral sources and the written biography entitled Sprul pa'i sras chen zla ba rgyal mtshan gyi rnam thar ring chen rgyan mdzes by Jatsön Mebar (ja' tson me 'bar). According to the sources, Dawa Gyeltsen was instrumental in spreading terma teachings in Tibet and throughout the Himalayan region. (Ben Deitle 2006-02-06)

Publisher: The Centre for Bhutan Studies
Normalized publisher place: Thimphu, Bhutan
Publisher country: Bhutan
Publisher URL: www.bhutanstudies.org.bt
Published Date: 2005
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/jbs/JBS_13_04.pdf
Subject: Dawa Gyeltsen (zla ba rgyal mtshan), Peling Tuksé (pad gling thugs sras), 1499-1587
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Bhutan -- Journal of Bhutan Studies -- (2005) Vol. 13
Cultural Coverage: Bhutan
Tibet and Himalayas
Temporal coverage: 15th century CE
16th century CE
Language: English
Source URL: http://www.bhutanstudies.org.bt/journal/journal.htm
Source: Journal of Bhutan Studies
Source Editor: Karma Ura
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 13
Source Page Numbers: 74-104
Frequency of publication: Semi-annually
ISBN/ISSN: 16084128

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Resource Type: Article
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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-12-19 16:24:56
Date Record Checked: 2006-02-06
Date Last Modified: 2006-03-02 15:55:22
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