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Nilasarasvati

We had a question about Nīlasarasvatī and her association with Tārā. As far as Tantras of Hindu āstika orientation are concerned, Nīlarasvatī is a form of Tārā and non-different from her. Bṛhannī… more »

Gaudapada, Sankara and Buddhism

- Excerpts from An Evaluation of the Vedāntic Critique of Buddhism by Gregory Joseph Darling There is some evidence that the Gauḍapāda-kārikās, on which there is a commentary said to be written by śaṅkara, reveal st… more »

sragdhArA stotra

sragdhArA stotra is a Buddhist hymn composed by sarvaj~namitra in praise of bhagavatI tArA. jinarakShita, whose TIkA on the stotra is popular, describes sarvaj~namitra as a devout bauddha bhikShu who, having given away everything he possessed, wandered… more »