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Ngagpa (Tib)

A lay tantric practitioner.

Nyingma (Tib)

The old translation school of Tibetan Buddhism, which traces its teachings back to the time of Padmasambhava, the eighth century Indian tantric master invited to Tibet by King Trisong Detsen to clear away hindrances to the establishment of Buddhism in Tibet. The first of the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism. Cf. Kagyu, Sakya and Gelug.

Nyingmapa (Tib)

follower of the Nyingma tradition.

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