New School

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(Tib., gsar-ma).

The schools of Tibetan Buddhism that rely on the translation and teaching transmission of tantric texts during the period of the ‘Second Propagation’, inaugurated by Rinchen Sangpo, as opposed to those transmitted during the ‘First Propagation’ (Tib., snga dar) of Buddhism in Tibet. Those designated as the New Schools are the Gelukpa.Sakyapa.and Kagyüpa.

Subjects: Buddhism.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.