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A Monastery in TimeThe Making of Mongolian Buddhism$
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Caroline Humphrey and Hurelbaatar Ujeed

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780226031873

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: January 2014

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226032061.001.0001

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The Chorji Lama: Inheriting from the Past in a New World

The Chorji Lama: Inheriting from the Past in a New World

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(p.289) Eight The Chorji Lama: Inheriting from the Past in a New World
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A Monastery in Time
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Caroline Humphrey

Hürelbaatar Ujeed

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226032061.003.0009

This chapter looks at Mönghebatu, the Chorji Lama, and the dilemmas of inheritance. From early childhood he was singled out as an heir in at least two different ways: he was the eldest son of Sechingge, born in the noble family that had become Mergen Monastery's most important patron, and he was the 6th incarnation of the lineage of Chorji Lamas.

Keywords:   Buddhists, monks, lamas, Mergen Monastery, Mongolian Buddhism

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