Tantrayana, Tantrayāna: 1 definition

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Source: Buddhist Door: GlossaryAlso called Vajrayana. A school of esoteric Tibetan Buddhism. It emphsizes not only meditation but also the use of symbolic rites, gestures, postures, breathing, incantation, and other secret means.

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