84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཁྲི་སྲོང་ལྡེ་བཙན། | Glossary of Terms

  • ཁྲི་སྲོང་ལྡེ་བཙན།

  • ཁྲི་སྲོང་ལྡེའུ་བཙན།
  • khri srong lde btsan
  • khri srong lde’u btsan
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Considered to be the second great Dharma king of Tibet, he is thought to have been born in 742, and to have reigned from 754 until his death in 797 or 799. It was during his reign that the “early period” of imperially sponsored text translation gathered momentum, as the Buddhist teachings gained widespread acceptance in Tibet, and under whose auspices the first Buddhist monastery was established.