Mount Ti-se (Kailash), Tibet
part of a monastery, Sikkim
monastery facing lake Manasarovar, Tibet

Monograph

2017
The ’Ba’-ra-ba bKa’-brgyud-pa: Historical and Contemporary Studies. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde, Heft 92. Wien: Arbeitskreis für Tibetische und Buddhistische Studien.
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Articles

2021
Risk perception of climate change and natural hazards in global mountain regions: A critical review, Stefan Schneiderbauer, Paola Fontanella Pisa, Jess L. Delves, Lydia Pedoth, Samuel Rufat, Marlene Erschbamer, Thomas Thaler, Fabio Carnelli, Sergio Granados-Chahin, Science of the Total Environment 784, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146957.
2019
The Sisters of Pho lha nas. Preliminary Remarks on Two Women and Their Links to the 'Ba' ra ba Bka' brgyud Tradition, in Wind Horses: Tibetan, Himalayan and Mongolian Studies, ed. by Andrea Drocco, Lucia Galli, Chiara Letizia, Giacomella Orofino and Carmen Simioli, Series Minor, LXXXVIII, Napoli, pp. 139-150.
2019
Learning, Discipline, and Nobility: rJe ’Ba’ ra ba and his Spiritual Father Zur phug pa, in Unearthing Himalayan Treasures: Festschrift for Franz-Karl Ehrhard, Indica et Tibetica 59, ed. by Volker Caumanns, Marta Sernesi and Nikolai Solmsdorf, pp. 189-202.
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2019
Taming of supernatural entities and animal sacrifice. The synthesis of Tibetan Buddhism and local shamanistic traditions in Northern Sikkim (India), Études mongoles et sibériennes, centrasiatiques et tibétaines [Online], 50 | 2019, DOI: 10.4000/emscat.3915
2018
Tibetan Troops Fighting the "Enemy of Buddhist Doctrine" (bstan dgra): The Invasions of the Gorkhas as Witnessed by Two Tibetan Masters of the Barawa ('Ba' ra ba) Tradition, Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie 27, Special Issue: Buddhism and the Military in Tibet during the Ganden Phodrang Period (1642-1959), ed. by Alice Travers and Federica Venturi, pp. 121-137, DOI: 10.3406/asie.2018.1509
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2016
Where the roads from Tibet, India, and Bhutan meet: The bKa’ brgyud dgon gsar in the Chumbi valley, Zentralasiatische Studien (ZAS) 45, pp. 451-465.
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2015
"Wild and Lawless Area"? Monastic Institutions in the Lachen Valley (North Sikkim, India), Bulletin of Tibetology 51 (1+2), Special Issue: Buddhist Himalaya: Perspectives on the Tibetan Cultural Area ed. by Anna Balikci-Denjongpa and Marlene Erschbamer, pp. 47-70.
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2014
The monastery bKa’ brgyud dgon gsar in the Chumbi valley: the ’Ba’ ra ba bKa’ brgyud pa school and its connection with Sikkim, Bulletin of Tibetology 50 (1+2), Special Issue: The Dragon and the Hidden Land: Social and Historical Studies on Sikkim and Bhutan, Series 2, ed. by Jenny Bentley, pp. 117-132.
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2013
The 'Ba' ra ba Teachings reach the hidden land of ’Bras mo ljongs : Mahāsiddha dKon mchog rgyal mtshan (1601-1687) and the Taming of Demons in Chungthang, Bulletin of Tibetology, 49 (2), pp. 25-33.
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Edited Volume

2015
Bulletin of Tibetology Vol. 51 (1-2). Special Issue on Buddhist Himalaya: Perspectives on the Tibetan Cultural Area, ed. by Anna Balikci-Denjongpa and Marlene Erschbamer
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