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Author Tropper, Kurt. Author.

Title The Inscription in the 'Du khang of Dgung 'phur Monastery, Spu rang (Mnga' ris) / Kurt Tropper.

Imprint Wien : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource (136 pages)
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Series Free online access: OAPEN.
Summary Die vorliegende Studie bietet im Wesentlichen die Edition und annotierte Übersetzung einer historischen Inschrift in der Versammlungshalle des Klosters Dgung 'phur in Spu rang (Mnga' ris, Westtibet). Die Inschrift behandelt religiöse und politische Ereignisse in der Geschichte Westtibets bis zum Anfang des 17. Jahrhunderts. Der einleitende Teil der Arbeit enthält die Beschreibung der allgemeinen Charakteristika der Inschrift, die Zusammenfassung ihres Inhalts, sowie Überlegungen zu ihrer Datierung und dem in der Inschrift als "Gründer" von Dgung 'phur bezeichneten Mgon po skyabs.
This study essentially provides the edition and annotated translation of a historical inscription in the assembly hall of Dgung 'phur Monastery in Spu rang (Mnga' ris, Western Tibet). The inscription deals with religious and political events in the history of Western Tibet up to the beginning of the 17th century. The introductory part of the study includes a description of the inscription's general characteristics, a summary of its contents, an enquiry into its date and a discussion of the magistrate Mgon po skyabs, whom the inscription identifies as the "founder" of Dgung 'phur.
Funding Grant Number: Austrian Science Fund (FWF) PUB 376
Language English and Tibetan.
Contents 1. Introduction -- General characteristics of the inscription -- Summary of contents -- Date of the inscription -- The "founder" Mgon po skyabs -- 2. Notes on the edition and the translation -- General remarks -- Editorial signs -- 3. Edition -- 4. Annotated translation -- 5. Abbreviations and references -- Irregular spellings -- Indices -- Names (deities and historical figures) -- Toponyms.
Subject Dgung 'phur monastery.
Buddhist monasteries -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region.
Inscriptions, Tibetan.
Asian history.
Buddhism.
Buddhist life and practice.
Buddhist sacred texts.
Buddhist worship, rites and ceremonies.
Early history: c 500 to c 1450/1500.
Early modern history: c 1450/1500 to c 1700.
History.
History: earliest times to present day.
Humanities.
Medieval history.
Regional and national history.
Religion and beliefs.
Tibetan Buddhism.
Buddhist monasteries. (OCoLC)fst01727613
Inscriptions, Tibetan. (OCoLC)fst00973968
China -- Tibet Autonomous Region. (OCoLC)fst01758817
Indexed Term Dgung 'phur Kloster, Tibet, Epigraphik, Geschichte, Buddhismus, Mnga' ris
Dgung 'phur Monastery, Tibet, Epigraphy, History, Buddhism, Mnga' ris
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9783700178743 (electronic bk.)
3700178743 (electronic bk.)
9783700179856 (electronic bk.)
3700179855 (electronic bk.)

 
    
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