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ཐལ་མོ་སྦྱར་བ། | Glossary of Terms

    ཐལ་མོ་སྦྱར་བ།

    thal mo sbyar ba

    añjali

  • Term
Publications: 3
Tantra Text Warning

Warning: Readers are reminded that according to Vajrayāna Buddhist tradition there are restrictions and commitments concerning tantra. Practitioners who are not sure if they should read this translation are advised to consult the authorities of their lineage. The responsibility for reading this text or sharing it with others who may or may not fulfill the requirements lies in the hands of readers.

Translation by Wiesiek Mical
  • Añjali
  • ཐལ་མོ།
  • thal mo
  • añjali

A gesture of reverence with the hands joined at the heart as if in prayer.

Translation by Wiesiek Mical
  • Añjali
  • ཐལ་མོ་སྦྱར་བ།
  • thal mo sbyar ba
  • añjali

A gesture of salutation, with the palms of the hands pressed together at the heart.

Tantra Text Warning

Warning: Readers are reminded that according to Vajrayāna Buddhist tradition there are restrictions and commitments concerning tantra. Practitioners who are not sure if they should read this translation are advised to consult the authorities of their lineage. The responsibility for reading this text or sharing it with others who may or may not fulfill the requirements lies in the hands of readers.

Translation by Wiesiek Mical · Anna Zilman · Andreas Doctor
  • Añjali
  • ཐལ་མོ་སྦྱར་བ།
  • thal mo sbyar ba
  • añjali

A gesture of salutation in which the palms are joined together.