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Clay Tablet Repository

A small structure, usually in a monastic compound, used to house small, pressed-clay images (tsa tsa) of buddhas or bodhisattvas. The practice of making such images is a way of accruing merit (bsod nams), especially among lay people.

  • Clay Tablet Repository (English, Latin script, Original)
    • > ཙ་ཙ་ཁང་། (Tibetan, Tibetan script, Translation)
      • > tsa tsa khang (Tibetan, Latin script, Transliteration-THL Extended Wylie Transliteration)
      • > Tsatsa khang (Tibetan, Latin script, Transcription-THL Simplified Tibetan Transcription)

Subject ID: S3062