Practice of Divination: The Tibetan Zhang Zhung Ju thig Divination System (2014)

Length: 38min 43sec

During the research stay of former IKGF visiting fellow, Prof. Dr. Donatella Rossi (Sapienza Univ. of Rome), who worked on the ancient Tibetan Zhang Zhung Ju thig divination system, Tibetan Bon-master Lopon Trinley Nyima Rinpoche was invited to a two-week research visit at the IKGF. Since 1992, Venerable Trinley Nyima Rinpoche has been the appointed Lopon (Head Teacher) of the Bon Dialectic School in Dolanji, India, which is the Bon religion’s major institution of higher education in exile. During his stay, a video featuring an interview on Zhang Zhung Ju thig and other Tibetan divination methods, as well as an actual divination carried out by him, was produced.

Keywords: IKGF, Video, Tibetan Studies, Divination, Lopön Trinley Nyima Rinpoche, Donatella Rossi
Speakers: Lopön Trinley Nyima Rinpoche, Prof. Dr. Donatella Rossi
Language: Tibetan (with English subtitles)
Nature of Event: Lecture
Customer: IKGF
Producer: Rolf Scheuermann
Camera: Roman De Giuli, Patrick Wallochny, Annemarie Schorcht, Daviel Alonso Garcia