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Padmasambhawa

Posted on Sat July 28, 2018 in Quick Reference Tibetan Religion.

Padmasambhawa is one of the most important figures of Tibetan Buddhism, his translations of scriptures and turning local demonic forces upon the path of Dharma paved the way for Buddhism in Tibet

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The Different Tibetan Buddhist Sects

Posted on Fri July 27, 2018 in Quick Reference Tibetan Religion.

When visiting a monastery in Tibet, you will notice that this monastery belongs to a certain sect or lineage or even hat.
Read this article as a quick reference to understand the basics of the different Tibetan Buddhist Sects.

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Practice of Debate by Monks in Tibet Cultural Background and Functioning

Posted on Wed July 18, 2018 in Indepth Tibetan Religion Articles.

In depth blog post about the practice of debating by monks in Tibet

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