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National Anthropological Film Center films and slides of Ladakh

Creator:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Extent:
66 Film reels (color sound, 16mm)
Slides (color, 35mm)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Slides
Photographs
Sound films
Place:
South Asia
Tibet Region
Ladākh (India)
Date:
1978-1981
Topic:
Buddhist monks  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Sound films
Identifier:
HSFA.1986.13LDKH
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National Anthropological Film Center films and slides of Ladakh
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc927424627-dc0b-472c-8568-c6a542e6d071
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1986-13ldkh
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National Anthropological Film Center slides of Tibet

Creator:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Extent:
Photographic slides (color, 35mm)
Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographic slides
Photographs
Place:
South Asia
Tibet Region
Ladākh (India)
Date:
1983
Scope and Contents:
Collection consists of color 35mm slides of Tibetan Buddhist monks and monasteries in Ladakh, India. Collection also includes field notes and logs.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Provenance:
Received from the National Anthropological Film Center in 1986.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Buddhist monks  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
National Anthropological Film Center slides of Tibet, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1986.13TBT
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National Anthropological Film Center slides of Tibet
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9ec4f1fee-2d28-4a37-a1f6-d82bfa2bc351
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1986-13tbt

The illuminating mirror Tibetan studies in honour of Per K. Sørensen on the occasion of his 65th birthday edited by Olaf Czaja and Guntram Hazod

Honouree:
Sørensen, Per K  Search this
Editor:
Czaja, Olaf  Search this
Hazod, Guntram  Search this
Physical description:
xxxviii, 602 pages illustrations (some color), portraits, maps, facsimiles 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Région autonome du Tibet (Chine)
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Tibet
Date:
2015
Topic:
Tibetan philology  Search this
Religion  Search this
Buddhismus  Search this
Tibetischer Buddhismus  Search this
Tibetologie  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1154462

Richard Kenneth Saker films of Tibet

Creator:
Saker, Richard Kenneth, 1908-1979  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (44 minutes, color silent; 500 feet, 8mm)
261 Negatives (black-and-white)
395 Photographic prints (black-and-white and hand-colored)
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Negatives
Photographic prints
Silent films
Place:
East Asia
Tibet Region
Date:
1942-1943
Scope and Contents:
Collection consists of film and photographs taken by Richard Kenneth Saker of Tibetan New Year (Losar) and of Western Tibet 1942-1943. Collection also includes chapters from his unpublished memoir relating to his tour of duty in Tibet.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Biographical / Historical:
Richard Kenneth Saker was the British Trade Agent posted to Gyantse, Tibet from 1941-1943.
Provenance:
Received from Stephen Saker in 2008.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Nomads  Search this
New Year  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Richard Kenneth Saker films of Tibet, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.2008.16
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Richard Kenneth Saker films of Tibet
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9ebec4f6e-dead-4337-b853-0b0560f29d52
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-2008-16
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Edward W. Bastian films of Tibetan Buddhism

Creator:
Bastian, Edward W.  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (sound color; 44,000 feet, 16mm)
33 Videocassettes (sound color)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Videocassettes
Sound films
Place:
East Asia
South Asia
North America
Tibet Region
India
Wisconsin
Date:
1981-1982
Scope and Contents:
Edited and outtakes materials from the films TIBETAN BUDDHISM: PRESERVING THE MONASTIC TRADITION and materials shot in 1981 of the Initiation into the Kalachakra Tantra by His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet, recorded in Dharamsala India and Madison, Wisconsin. Collection also contains sound recordings.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Provenance:
Received from Edward Bastian in 1986.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Dalai lamas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Citation:
Edward W. Bastian films of Tibet, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1986.01
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Edward W. Bastian films of Tibetan Buddhism
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc954441e1c-6d52-44e8-93b1-18d1011b75d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1986-01

Primula valentiniana Hand.-Mazz.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - Tibet-Quinghai  Search this
Collector:
J. F. Rock  Search this
Place:
Southeastern Tibet. Region of Champutong, Salween-Irrawadi watershed., Xizang, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
1923
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Primula valentiniana Hand.-Mazz.
Barcode:
03122678
USNM Number:
1211102
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/352b0e181-4fd1-4825-af85-e80c78a1acfd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14521829

Drynaria sinica Diels

Biogeographical Region:
36 - China  Search this
Collector:
J. Monbeig  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2800  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Place:
Tibet, Region de Isekou [interpreted], China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
1912
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Polypodiaceae
Published Name:
Drynaria sinica Diels
Barcode:
01590673
USNM Number:
1624980
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39a952df5-c22e-496b-8694-9a184fe33789
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12527378

Primula serratifolia Franch.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - Tibet-Quinghai  Search this
Collector:
J. F. Rock  Search this
Place:
Southeastern Tibet. Region of Champutong, Salween-Irrawadi watershed., Xizang, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
Jul 1923
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Primula serratifolia Franch.
Barcode:
03122171
USNM Number:
1211106
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b06ce072-b5fd-4793-932e-959108200013
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14486733

Androsace graceae Forrest ex W.W. Sm.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - Tibet-Quinghai  Search this
Collector:
J. F. Rock  Search this
Min. Elevation:
3962  Search this
Place:
Southeastern Tibet, region of Champutong, Salween-Irrawadi watershed., Xizang, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
Jul 1923
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Androsace graceae Forrest ex W.W. Sm.
Barcode:
03124023
USNM Number:
1211104
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30a97dca3-b3ad-4c2c-84d8-98b90602b157
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14492553

Primula silaensis Petitm.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - Tibet-Quinghai  Search this
Collector:
J. F. Rock  Search this
Place:
Southeastern Tibet. Region of Champutong, Salween-Irrawadi watershed., Xizang, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
Jul 1923
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Primula silaensis Petitm.
Barcode:
03122251
USNM Number:
1211103
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33860d8ea-7b56-47c2-8c98-aaf2e30e4e09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14486801

Omphalogramma minus Hand.-Mazz.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - Tibet-Quinghai  Search this
Collector:
J. F. Rock  Search this
Min. Elevation:
4267  Search this
Place:
Southeastern Tibet, region of Champutong, Salween-Irrawadi watershed., Xizang, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
Jul 1923
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Omphalogramma minus Hand.-Mazz.
Barcode:
03122884
USNM Number:
1211101
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f50324ca-bc88-4fe8-9d15-9a156e75e34d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14487242

Dong qu xi lai : 11-14 shi ji Zang chuan jin tong fo xiang jing pin zhan = From the west to the east : exhibition of selected 11th to 14th century Buddhist statues / Xiong Wenbin zhu bian ; Ye Lingyi fu zhu bian

Title:
东去西来 : 11-14 世纪藏传金铜佛像精品展 = From the west to the east : exhibition of selected 11th to 14th century Buddhist statues / 熊文彬主编 ; 叶灵毅副主编
From the west to the east: exhibition of selected 11th to 14th century Buddhist statues
11-14 shi ji Zang chuan jin tong fo xiang jing pin zhan
11-14 世纪藏传金铜佛像精品展
Editor:
Xiong, Wenbin  Search this
Author:
Ye, Lingyi  Search this
Host institution:
Zhejiang Sheng bo wu guan  Search this
Physical description:
157 pages : illustrations, chiefly color ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2016
Topic:
Buddhist gilt bronzes  Search this
Buddhist bronze figurines  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1091694

Tang ka / Nan Wenkui zhu

Title:
唐卡 / 南文魁著
Author:
Nan, Wenkui  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2014
Topic:
Tankas (Tibetan scrolls)  Search this
Buddhist painting  Search this
Painting, Tibetan  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078976

Li shi de jian zheng : Xizang bo wu guan cang li dai zhong yang zheng fu zhi Zang wen wu ji cui = The Witness of History : A collection of cultural relics concerning the successive central governments governing Tibet preserved in Tibet Museum = Lo rgyus kyi dpang rtags : Bod-ljongs rten rdzas bshams mdzod khang nas nyar tshags byas paʼi krung dbyang srid gzhung rim byung gis Bod don ʼdzin skyong gnang baʼi skor gyi rig dngos gces btus / He Xiaodong zhu bian

Title:
历史的见证 : 西藏博物馆藏历代中央政府治藏文物集萃 = The Witness of History : A collection of cultural relics concerning the successive central governments governing Tibet preserved in Tibet Museum = Lo rgyus kyi dpang rtags : Bod-ljongs rten rdzas bshams mdzod khang nas nyar tshags byas paʼi krung dbyang srid gzhung rim byung gis Bod don ʼdzin skyong gnang baʼi skor gyi rig dngos gces btus / 何晓东主编
Xizang bo wu guan cang li dai zhong yang zheng fu zhi Zang wen wu ji cui
西藏博物馆藏历代中央政府治藏文物集萃
Witness of History : A collection of cultural relics concerning the successive central governments governing Tibet preserved in Tibet Museum
Lo rgyus kyi dpang rtags : Bod-ljongs rten rdzas bshams mdzod khang nas nyar tshags byas paʼi krung dbyang srid gzhung rim byung gis Bod don ʼdzin skyong gnang baʼi skor gyi rig dngos gces btus
Author:
Xizang bo wu guan  Search this
Editor:
He, Xiaodong  Search this
Subject:
Xizang bo wu guan  Search this
Physical description:
184 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Sources
Place:
Tibet Region
China
Date:
2015
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
History  Search this
Relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1091650

Kailas histories : renunciate traditions and the construction of Himalayan sacred geography / by Alex McKay

Title:
Renunciate traditions and the construction of Himalayan sacred geography
Author:
McKay, Alex  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 530 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Kailas, Mount
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Tibet Region
Kailas, Mount (China)
Date:
2015
Topic:
Hindu pilgrims and pilgrimages  Search this
History  Search this
Religious life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112574

Tang ka yi shu : chuan cheng yu chuang xin = Tangka yishu : chuancheng yu chuangxin / Liu Zhongjun zhu

Title:
唐卡艺术 : 传承与创新 = Tangka yishu : chuancheng yu chuangxin / 刘忠俊著 = Thang gaʼi brgyud ʼdzin dang gsar gtod
Tangka yishu: chuancheng yu chuangxin
Thang gaʼi brgyud ʼdzin dang gsar gtod
Author:
Liu, Zhongjun 1976-  Search this
Physical description:
171 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2017
Topic:
Tankas (Tibetan scrolls)  Search this
Buddhist painting  Search this
Painting, Tibetan  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092266

An ma ne ba mi hong : Yuan cang Zang zhuan Fo jiao wen wu = Oṃ-maṇi-padme-hūṃ : Tibetan Buddhist Art in the National Palace Museum / zhu bian Song Zhaolin

Title:
唵嘛呢叭咪吽 : 院藏藏傳佛教文物 = Oṃ-maṇi-padme-hūṃ : Tibetan Buddhist Art in the National Palace Museum / 主編宋兆霖
Oṃ-maṇi-padme-hūṃ : Tibetan Buddhist Art in the National Palace Museum
Yuan cang Zang zhuan Fo jiao wen wu
院藏藏傳佛教文物
Tibetan Buddhist art in the National Palace Museum
Host institution:
Guo li gu gong bo wu yuan  Search this
Editor:
Song, Zhaolin  Search this
Subject:
Guo li gu gong bo wu yuan  Search this
Physical description:
255 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Tibet Region
Taiwan
Taipei
Date:
2016
Topic:
Buddhist art  Search this
Art, Tibetan  Search this
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106704

Tibetan printing : comparisons, continuities and change / edited by Hildegard Diemberger, Franz-Karl Ehrhard and Peter Kornicki

Editor:
Kornicki, Peter F (Peter Francis)  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 596 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2016
Topic:
Printing--History  Search this
Books--History  Search this
Bookbinding--History  Search this
Book design--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108071

Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment / John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham, Eric Huntington, Elena Pakhoutova, Katherine Anne Paul, Tsherin Sherpa with Paul Ferguson, and Alexander von Rospatt

Title:
Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment
Author:
Rice, John Henry 1971-  Search this
Durham, Jeffrey 1966-  Search this
Host institution:
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 244 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2019
Topic:
Buddhist art  Search this
Buddhist art and symbolism  Search this
Art, Tibetan  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108073

The archaeology of Tibetan books / by Agnieszka Helman-Ważny

Author:
Helman-Ważny, Agnieszka  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 311 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tibet Region
Date:
2014
Topic:
Books--History  Search this
Books--Conservation and restoration--History  Search this
Bookbinding--History  Search this
Book design--History  Search this
Printing--History  Search this
Papermaking--History  Search this
Manuscripts, Tibetan--History and criticism  Search this
Archaeology and history  Search this
Arts, Tibetan--History  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108078

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