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ཅང་ཤེས་པ། | Glossary of Terms


    cang shes pa


  • Term
Publications: 1
Translation by Gyurme Dorje
  • Thoroughbred
  • ཅང་ཤེས་པ།
  • cang shes pa
  • ā­jāneya

Meaning “thoroughbred horse,” the term is used here and in the introductory narratives of many sūtras as a metaphor for fearlessness.