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                                                    Princess Nirjidma Torgutska
   Kalmyk Princess Nirjidma Torgutska (1907) visited Belgrade and the Temple on 20th September 1933. She was a daughter of Prince Palta(1882 -1920) who was administrative ruler of Sinkiang province (China). Educated in the West, she lived mostly in Paris and in 1937 she returned to the homeland with her husband, a Kalmyk nobleman (zayisang) and gave a birth to two sons. After the death of spouse she married to French Counsel in Peking and returned to Paris in 1950. She died in 1983.
Arash Bormanshinov:"The Buzava (Don Kalmyk) Princes Revisited"
Mongolian Studies 16 (1993)

Follow-up to author's:

"Prolegomena to a History of the  Kalmyk Noyons (Princes). I. The Buzava (Don Kalmyk)  Princes,"  
Mongolian Studies 14 (1991): 41-80

Arash Bormanshinov:"Prince Palta", Proceedings of the International Conference on China Border Area Studies, Taipei, 1985, pp. 1015 -1040

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