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Tibetan Oral History Archive Project
Interview M0004: with Champa Gyentsen [Tib. byams pa rgyal mtshan], (China (Tibet Autonomous Region), 1992)
Part 1: Champa Gyentsen [Tib. byams pa rgyal mtshan] was the son of the ex-Nechung medium. He became a Tibetan monk in Drepung's Loseling College in order to eventually become a tsidrung. In this interview, he talks about his schooling, his father's dispute with the monastery and also the effect of that on his family. He describes how he became a monk and the...
Goldstein, Melvyn - With Champa Gyentsen [Ti Byams Pa Rgyal Mtshan] - Case Western Reserve University - Tsering, Tashi