Personal blog of Dorji Wangchuk alias Kuliśeśvara (Germany). It is for pure speculations and reflections.
December 20, 2011
The Tibetan word for “ember” is “fire tiger,” probably because of ember’s physical appearance. Or can it be that me mdag and me stag are simply phonetic cognates? Cf. “Feuer-Tiger” = “Funke” (Schwieger 2009: 39).