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Title: Does Tibetan Hermeneutics Throw Any Light on Sandhābhāṣa
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Michael M. Broido
One Sentence Summary: This article explores the term sandhābhāṣa as used in the Hevajra-tantra by examining Indian and Tibetan commentaries.

Description: This article explores the term sandhābhāṣa as used in the Hevajra-tantra by examining Indian and Tibetan commentaries that apply various principles of interpration of the tantra and the language used in it. Attention is given to texts on interpretation (bshad thabs). Terms discussed in the article include the Tibetan terms bshad thabs, dgongs skad, dgongs bshad, and the Sanskrit terms sandhā-bhāṣa and sandhyā-bhāṣitaṃ.
(Ben Deitle 2006-01-25)

Publisher Place: Bloomington
Publisher: The Tibet Society
Normalized publisher place: Bloomington, IN
Publisher country: United States
Published Date: 1982
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/jts/JTS_02_01.pdf
Subject: Sandhā-bhāṣa
Tibetan hermeneutics (bshad thabs)
Classification: Tantric Studies -- Buddhist Tantra -- Individual Texts -- Hevajra Tantra
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Canonical Literature -- Tantra
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Tibet -- Journal of the Tibet Society -- Vol. 2 (1982)
Cultural Coverage: India
Language: English
Source: The Journal of the Tibet Society
Source Editor: Christopher I. Beckwith, 1945-
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 2
Source Page Numbers: 5-39
Start Date: 1981
End Date: 1988
Frequency of publication: Annually
ISBN/ISSN: 7351364

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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-12-15 17:05:54
Date Record Checked: 2006-01-27
Date Last Modified: 2006-04-03 16:06:09
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