Social groups

'A zha (1) 'Bal (5) 'Bring yas (9) 'Bro (21) 'Brom (4) 'Da'r (1) 'Go 'bom (4) 'Gong bom (2) 'Greng ro (4) 'Jang (4) 'O ma lde (4) 'Ol (2) 'Ol god (1) An (2) Bam (7) bKrags (2) blon chen (37) bon po (1) Brag (2) Bran ka (2) btsan mo (5) btsun mo (17) Ce (1) Cog ro (27) Da rgyal (4) Dags (6) dBa's (23) dBrad (2) dGro snya (3) gcen (3) gcung (4) Gle'u (1) gNang (3) gNo' (1) gNubs (12) gnyan (1) gNyi ba (5) Gro (2) gshen (2) gZhams (2) je ba (2) Jeng (2) Kam (3) Khe rgad (1) Khu (7) Khyung po (4) klu (1) Lang gro (6) lDe sman (4) lha (1) lHa lung (1) lHo (2) Lig (2) Mar kong (1) mChims (8) mGar (12) mGos (2) mkhan po (11) mKhar pa (1) mNon (4) mNyan (3) Mon (1) Mong (3) mThon myi (2) Myang (15) Myva (4) Ngan lam (4) Pa gor (2) Pa tsab (4) Phung (1) phyva (1) rGya gar (11) rGya nag (2) rgyal pran (23) rHya (2) Rlang (18) rMa (1) rMe'u (1) rNgegs (7) Rong spo (1) rTsig (1) Ru yong (2) sBrang (3) Seng go (6) She'u (1) Shud ke (1) Shud pu (4) sKa ba (1) sKya tsa (7) sKyi (2) sNa nam (10) sPu rgyal btsan po (42) sPug (4) Sro (1) sTang (3) Sum pa (2) Tshes pong (10) Yo gang (5) Zha snga (2) zhang (18)

Friday, 20 April 2018

Mon sTag mthong

00645 
Other names / Alternative spellings 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

Mon 


Period of activity 

VIIIth century ? 

IXth century ? 

Reign of Khri lDe srong brtsan

Reign of Khri gTsug lde brtsan


Biographical data 

Mon sTag mthong was a copist and reviser, he was a contemporary of the Indian scholars (rgya gar gyi mkhan poShag kya pra ba and Su ren dra bo de, of the ban 'de Be ro tsa na / Bo ro tsha na, and of a reviser named 'Jam dpal (ms. PT 1311). 


Titles 


Notes 

See Lalou 1939-1961 doc. n° 1311


Shag kya pra ba

00484 
Other names / Alternative spellings 

Shag kya bra ba (PT 1582

Shakyaprabha (reconstructed name) 

Śākyaprabha (reconstructed name) 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

rGya gar (Indian) 

mkhan po 


Period of activity 

VIIIth century ? 

IXth century 

Reign of Khri lDe srong brtsan

Reign of Khri gTsug lde brtsan


Biographical data 

Shag kya pra ba was an Indian scholar (mkhan po) and a contemporary of : 

- Su ren dra bo de, Indian scholar and reviser (ms. PT 1582, PT 1311


- 'Jam dpal, reviser (ms. PT 1311)

- Mon sTag mthong, copist and reviser (ms. PT 1311


Titles

rgya gar gyi mkhan po (ms. PT 1311, PT 1582


Notes

See Lalou 1939-1961 doc. n° 1311, 1582


Tuesday, 17 April 2018

gNyi dPal 'dus

00257 
Other names / Alternative spellings 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

gNyi (= gNyi ba?) 


Period of activity 

VIIIth century ? 

IXth century ? 

Reign of Khri Srong lde brtsan

Reign of Mu ne brtsan

Reign of Khri lDe srong brtsan

Reign of Khri gTsug lde brtsan

Reign of 'U 'i dum brtan


Biographical data 

gNyi dPal 'dus sold a cow to the ban 'de dPal byang, mGos Klu rtsan was a witness of the sales agreement (ms. ITJ 0857B


Titles 


Notes 

See OTDO 

See also Takeuchi 1995 p. 151-152


gNya' na gar ba

00479 
Other names / Alternative spellings 

gNya' na gar ba (ms. ITJ 637 l. 67r1-2) 

gNyen ga rba (ms. PT 68 l. 2.9) 

Jñanagarbha (reconstructed name) 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

mkhan po 

rgya gar (Indian) 


Period of activity 

IXth century ? 

Reign of Khri gTsug lde brtsan


Biographical data 

The scholar (mkhan po) gNyen ga rba produced a comment on the Theg pa chen po dbu ma'i lta ba (ms. PT 68 l. 2.6

Following the order of the mnga' bdag rgyal po dpal lha btsan po (Khri gTsug lde brtsan according to Richardson 1992 p. 6), the Indian scholar theg pa chen po dbu ma pa gNya' na gar ba and the zhu chen gyi lo tsa pa dge slong Cog ro klu 'i rgyal mtshan, translated [religious texts in Tibetan] (ITJ 637 l. 67r1-2).


Titles 

rgya gar gi mkhan po (ms. ITJ 637 l. 67r) 

theg pa chen po dbu ma pa (ms. ITJ 637 l. 67r1) 

mkhan po (ms. PT 68) 


Notes 

See Lalou 1939-1961 doc. n° 68


Dar ma pa la

00592 
Other names / Alternative spellings

Dharmapâla (reconstructed name)

Dharmapāla (reconstructed name)


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

mkhan po 

rGya nag (Indian) 


Period of activity 

IXth century ? 

Reign of Khri gTsug lde brtsan


Biographical data 

Dar ma pa la was an Indian scholar (rgya gar gyi mkhan po), he worked on translations [of buddhist texts] with the [Tibetan] ban de Ye shes sde and the Indian scholar Phrad nya bar ma (ms. PT 417 l. 2v3-4, ITJ 428 l. 2v5, ITJ 430 l. 14v1).


Titles 

rgya gar gyi mkhan po (ms. PT 417 l. 2v3-4, ms. ITJ 430 l. 14v1

rgya gar mkhan po (ITJ 428 l. 2v5


Notes 

See Lalou 1939-1961, doc. n° 417 

See Dalton, Van Schaik 2006, IOL Tib J 428, IOL Tib J 430




Monday, 16 April 2018

Bam dPal 'dus

00523 
Other names / Alternative spellings 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

Bam family 


Period of activity 

VIIIth century ? 

IXth century ? 

Xth century ? 


Biographical data 

Bam dPal 'dus was a copist [of buddhist texts] and a contemporary of the three revisers Phug 'gi, dPal gyi ngang tsul and dGe mchog (ms. PT 1452) 


Titles 


Notes 

See Lalou 1939-1961 doc. n° 1452

Mention of dPal 'dus and the three revisers in ms. PT 1452 (source : Gallica)


Thursday, 12 April 2018

Bam Cab thong

00492 
Other names / Alternative spellings 


Social groups (status, family, lineage...) 

Bam family 


Period of activity 

VIIIth century ? 

IXth century ? 

Reign of Khri Srong lde brtsan

Reign of Mu ne brtsan

Reign of Khri lDe srong brtsan


Biographical data 

In a Bird year, ban 'de Bam Cab thong was a contemporary of a blon zhang Khri dog rje and a Rin chen dpal (ms. PT 2128 l. 1-2) 


Titles 

ban 'de (ms. PT 2128 l. 2) 


Notes 

See Lalou 1939-1961 doc. n° 2128