- Title Pages
- Acknowledgments and a Note on the Writing of This Book
OneBuddhist Life at Mergen
TwoMergen Gegen and the Arts of Language
ThreeMergen Monastery and Its Landscape
FourDuke Galdan, Perspectives on the Self in the Qing Era
FiveSülde: The “Spirit of Invincibility,” Its Multiplicity and Its Secrets
SixThe Afterlife of the 8th Mergen Gegen
SevenSengge: A Lama's Knowledge and Its Vicissitudes
EightThe Chorji Lama: Inheriting from the Past in a New World
NineRegroupings of Laity
TenTradition and Archivization
EpilogueDispersion and Creation
- A Monastery in Time
- University of Chicago Press
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