Religious Figure / Jetsün Drölma

Name: Bell, Charles Alfred
Date of birth: 1870-10-31
Date of death: 1945-03-08
Biography: Diplomat and Tibetologist
Description: Charles Alfred Bell was born in Calcutta, India, on 31 October 1870 to Henry and Anne Bell. As one of six children he would eventually follow in his father's footsteps and take up a post in the Indian Civil Service (ICS). Bell first studied at Winche... more
Relationship: Collector

Name: Wangyal, Ngawang
Date of birth: 1901
Date of death: 1983
Biography: Kalmyk Lama
Description: Geshe Wangyal, born in Kalmykia, became a novice monk at the age six. After the Russian Civil War, in 1918, he travelled to Lhasa, Tibet, where he studied at Drepung's Gomang College.

Alongside his studies in Drepung, Wangyal travelled extensivel... more
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