Tag Archives: Shantarakshita

5 Tibetan Buddhist Lineages

Among the contemplative systems and instruction lineages transmitted from Indian Buddhist masters onto their Tibetan successors, there are two basic categories that define the Tibetan Buddhist traditions historically: the Nyingma (“ancient”) and the Sarma (“new”).  The Nyingma sustain the knowledge … Continue reading

Posted in Dharma View | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment