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Paljor Jigme

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Namse Ling


Born 1908 Served in Government 1925


Namse Lingpa. A lay official of the 6th rank. Personal name Paljor Jigme. Born about 1908. Entered Government service in 1925. Was a Dzong-pšn in Takpo. Accompanied the Political Officer in Sikkim as the Officer-in-charge of transport from Lhasa to Gyantse when he returned from his mission in 1932. Promoted to De-pšn in 1936 and sent to Kham. Returned to Lhasa in 1940. Appointed Chi-dzong (Dzong-pšn) of Shigatse in 1941. Appointed as Tsi-pšn (Chief Accountant) in December, 1946.

Page references from Who's Who in Tibet

1933 (page 19) 1938 (page 46-47) 1942 (page 21) 1945 (page 28) 1949 (page 78)

This entry is from "Who Was Who in Tibet?" Copyright Frank Drauschke, Facts & Files, Berlin