Patrul Rinpoche, Jamgön Mipham, & others. Beyond the Ordinary Mind: Dzogchen, Rimé, and the Path of Perfect Wisdom. Snow Lion Publications, 2018

(Translated into German as Jenseits des gewöhnlichen Geistes. Manjughosha Edition, 2021.)

Ga Rabjampa, To Dispel the Misery of the World: Whispered Teachings of the Bodhisattvas. Wisdom Publications, 2012*

The Dalai Lama, Mind in Comfort and Ease: The Vision of Enlightenment in the Great PerfectionWisdom Publications, 2007**


“Uniting Dge lugs and Rnying ma Views: The Ris med Philosophy of Blo bzang mdo sngags Chos kyi rgya mtsho (1903–1957)” in Nonsectarianism (ris med) in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Eastern Tibet: Religious Diffusion and Cross-fertilization beyond the Reach of the Central Tibetan Government, ed. Klaus-Dieter Mathes and Gabriele Coura. Leiden: Brill, 2021

“Foreword” in Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse, Poison is Medicine: Clarifying the Vajrayana, Siddhartha’s Intent, 2021

“Nyala Pema Dündül’s Inferno” in Geoffrey Barstow (ed.) The Faults of Meat: Tibetan Buddhist Writings on Vegetarianism, Wisdom Publications, 2019.

“Foreword” in The Life and Times of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö: The Great Biography by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche and Other Stories. Shambhala Publications, 2017

As translator

Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, “The Sweet Ambrosia of Immortality”*** in Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Taye, Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, & Tulku Orgyen Tobgyal. Sublime Lady of Immortality: Teachings on Chimé Phakmé Nyingtik. Hong Kong: Rangjung Yeshe Publications, 2021, pp. 83–113

Mipham Rinpoche, “The Wheel of Analytic Meditation” in Khenchen Palden Sherab Rinpoche & Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche, Uprooting Clinging: A Commentary on Mipham Rinpoche’s Wheel of Analytic Meditation, Dharma Samudra 2019, pp. 11–19.

Jigme Lingpa, “The Casket of Siddhis” in Jigme Lingpa, Patrul Rinpoche and Khenpo Chemchok, The Gathering of Vidyadharas: Text and Commentaries on the Rigdzin Düpa, Boulder: Snow Lion Publications. 2017, pp. 3–9

Alak Zenkar Rinpoche, “A Brief Presentation of the Nine Yānas” in Kyabje Zenkar Rinpoche & Pema Lungtok Gyatso Rinpoche, The Nine Gradual Vehicles: Two Complementary Presentations. Brussels: Wisdom Treasury, 2015.

Khenpo Shenga, “In Praise of Longchen Rabjam” in Stewart Jampa Mackenzie (ed.) in The Life of Longchenpa: The Omniscient Dharma King of the Vast Expanse. Ithaca: Snow Lion Publications, 2014, pp. 133–135

Dbyangs can grub pa’i rdo rje, “The Essence of Thönmi’s Masterpiece ‘The Thirty Verses’” in Sangye Tandar Naga, Tibetan Language Literature and Grammar. Dharamsala: Library of Tibetan Works & Archives. 2012, pp. 103–110

Mipham Rinpoche, “The Root Text of the Four Analyses” in Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, The Open Door to Emptiness. Kathmandu: Namo Buddha Publications, Third Edition, 2012, pp. 83–100

Mipham Rinpoche, “The Wheel of Analysis and Meditation” in The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse. Boston: Shambhala Publications, 2010. Vol. 2, pp. 125–131

Chatral Rinpoche, “Words of Advice” in Zach Larson (ed.) Compassionate Action. Ithaca: Snow Lion Publications. 2007. pp. 91–95

Scholarly Articles

The Curricula of Tibetan Buddhist Commentarial Schools (bshad grwa): Traditional Models & Some Recent Adaptations” in Contemporary Buddhism, Vol. 16: 2, 2015, pp. 451–461

“Original Sins: Murder, Malediction and the Means of Atonement in a Tibetan Buddhist Myth” (Forthcoming)

Book Reviews

Review of Bayer, Achim. The Life and Works of mKhan-po gZhan-dga’ (1871-1927): rDzogs-chen Master and Educational Reformer of Eastern Tibet. H-Buddhism, H-Net Reviews. June, 2021

Magazine Articles

“The Precious Destroyer of Delusion: Kyabjé Trulshik Rinpoche (1924–2011)”, View Magazine, July 2012

“Khenpo Appey Yönten Zangpo (1927–2010)”, View Magazine, July 2011

“Setting the Wheels in Motion: A Report on the International Conference on Tengyur Translation, Sarnath, January 8–11, 2011”, View Magazine, July 2011

Returning to the Source: A Report on the “Translating the Words of the Buddha” Conference held in Bir, India 2009“, View Magazine, August 2009

As translator

Patrul Rinpoche, Clarification of the Two Truths: A Brief Teaching from a Tibetan Buddhist Teacher, Tricycle, Fall 2022

Encyclopaedia Entries

Peer-reviewed biographies contributed to Treasury of Lives (

Tsering Wangmo (tshe ring dbang mo, 1923/5–2022) (2023)

Pema Kunzang Rangdrol (padma kun bzang rang grol, 1916–1984) (2022)

Akong Lobzang Dorje (a skong blo bzang rdo rje, 1893–1983) (2022)

Khyenrab Chokyi Wozer (mkhyen rab chos kyi ‘od zer, 1889–1959) (2022)****

Khandro Tsering Chodron (mkha’ ‘gro tshe ring chos sgron, 1929–2011) (2021)

Minyak Kunzang Sonam (mi nyag kun bzang bsod nams, 1823–1905) (2017)

Dola Jigme Kelzang (rdo bla ‘jigs med skal bzang, b. 1789) (2017)

Orgyen Tendzin Norbu (o rgyan bstan ‘dzin nor bu, 1841–1900) (2015)

Tubten Tsondru (thub bstan brtson ‘grus, 1920–1979) (2014)

The Second Pelyul Choktrul, Jampel Gyepai Dorje (‘jam dpal dgyes pa’i rdo rje, 1894–1958/9) (2014)

Demchok Dorje (bde mchog rdo rje, 1898–1940) (2014)

Japa Dongak Gyatso (‘ja’ pa mdo sngags rgya mtsho, 1824–1902) (2014)

Ga Rabjampa Kunga Yeshe (sga rab ‘byams pa kun dga’ ye shes, 1397–1470) (2013)

Dongak Chokyi Gyatso (mdo sngags chos kyi rgya mtsho, 1903–1957) (2013)

Amdo Geshe Jampel Rolpai Lodro (a mdo dge bshes ‘jam dpal rol pa’i blo gros, 1888–1936) (2012)

Khenpo Pema Vajra (mkhan po padma badzra, c.1807–1884) (2012)

*As Rigpa Translations
**As co-translator, with Matthieu Ricard & Richard Barron
***Co-translated with Han Kop
****Co-written with Alex Gardner