Dictionary of Key Spiritual Terms

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  1. rig pa/ 

    [lit. knowledge, learning]

    Biblical: philosophy: don med pa'i gtam dang rig pa'i sgo nas/  by means of hollow philosophy (1 Cor. 1:20 SV).

  2. mtshan nyid/ 

    Bst. logic, philosophy: mtshan nyid kyi gzhung che mo/  the great books on philosophy (TRC 2), mtshan nyid grwa tshang /  the college of philosophy in a monastery (TRC 3), mtshan nyid kyi dpe cha/  philosophy books (DPD).