Buddhism: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies (Religions

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Of the places sacred to the Guru, the most celebrated is the 1. When the king saw his grand-children brought before him destitute of clothing and with foul bodies In- fell from his throne to the ground, and the assembly of ministers, and women, and all who were present, began to weep. Choeling = Island of Dharma; Dharma Land/Place In 1408, Tsongkapa established the Great Prayer (Mon.lam.chen.mo), a New Year festival held in the Jokhang, which won him much devotional support.

Pages: 128

Publisher: Routledge (March 22, 1999)

ISBN: 041521162X

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