84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཚུལ་དང་འབྲེལ་བའི་གཟུགས་བརྙན། | Glossary of Terms

    ཚུལ་དང་འབྲེལ་བའི་གཟུགས་བརྙན།

    tshul dang ’brel ba’i gzugs brnyan

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Translation by Robert Miller
  • Role model in the renunciant life
  • ཚུལ་དང་འབྲེལ་བའི་གཟུགས་བརྙན།
  • tshul dang ’brel ba’i gzugs brnyan

As a monk should regard his preceptor as a surrogate father, the preceptor is referred to as a “role model in the renunciant life.”