84000 Glossary of Terms

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དྲང་སྲོང་། | Glossary of Terms

  • དྲང་སྲོང་།

  • རཱི་ཥི།
  • drang srong
  • rI Shi
  • ṛṣi
  • Term
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An ancient Indian spiritual title, often translated as “sage” or “seer.” The title is particularly used for divinely inspired individuals credited with creating the foundations of Indian culture. The term is also applied to Śākyamuni and other realized Buddhist figures.