Sakya

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Sakya

Sakya
ས་སྐྱ་

Basic Meaning

The Sakya tradition developed in the eleventh century in the Khön family of Tsang, which maintained an imperial-era lineage of Vajrakīla and which adopted a new teaching from India known as Lamdre.

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Key Term Sakya
Topic Variation Sakya
Tibetan ས་སྐྱ་  ( sa kya)
Wylie Tibetan Transliteration sa skya  ( sa kya)
Buddha-nature Site Standard English Sakya
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Source Language Tibetan
Basic Meaning The Sakya tradition developed in the eleventh century in the Khön family of Tsang, which maintained an imperial-era lineage of Vajrakīla and which adopted a new teaching from India known as Lamdre.
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