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Book: Dudjom Rinpoche's Vajrakīlaya Works

Chapter: gTer ston and Tradent: Innovation and Conservation in Tibetan Treasure Literature

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.35848


Robert Mayer reviews different levels of innovation witnessed in Treasure revelations, and ways of approaching the conservatism which is often found in the ritual traditions classified as Treasure revelations. He also considers what differentiates Treasure ritual texts from other types of tantric ritual writings.

Chapter Contributors

  • Robert Mayer ( - Mayer2118128656) 'Oxford University'