A catalogue of Tibetan Manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries

MS. Tibet. b. 25 (R)

Younghusband Expedition Collection

The benefits of the biography of Avalokiteshavara


NOTE: This record has yet to be fully checked.

Incipit: oM ma Ni pad+me huM/_sang g+ha ke ru na mo huM//_ma g.yos ma bcos ka dag chos kyi sku //_ma bsam ma 'gag lhun 'grub longs spyod rdzogs//_thugs rje ma 'gag gzhan don sprul skur byon//_mtshungs med drin can chos kyi rje la 'dud //_rang don mchog gyur sku gsum mngon du gyur//_gzhan don 'gag med 'phrin las thog pa med//_don gnyis lhun grub mi nub rgyal mtshan 'dzin //_bstan pa'i mnga' bdag chos kyi rje la 'dud//
Explicit: chos 'di ni de tshe gang na yang spel ma sbyong ba'i chos yin gsung nas/_nam mkha' la 'ja' yal ba bzhin du gshegs so//_bdag ni chad zin/_gnyis sad pa bzhin tham me thom me gcig/_rid sin sku bzhugs pa'i dus su/_smon lam btab kyang ma dran/_gsung ba'i chos rnams brjed dog yid la bzung /_yid ...//
Language(s): Tibetan

Physical Description

Form: roll
Support: Paper
Extent: 153 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 110 × 430 cm.
Dimensions (written): 65 × 380 cm.
Foliation: The book has the volume marker ka





dbu can (black/red ink)


Provenance and Acquisition

S.C. 33642, 33736. 25 Sept. 1905, donation by the Government of India.


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