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Kanjur
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The term “Kanjur” (bka’ ’gyur, appearing in secondary literature also as Kah-gyur – e.g. in Csoma de Kőrös, 1836; 1839a; 1839b; Kangyur, Kangyour, Kanjour, or Kandjour) literally means “Wor…

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Helmut Tauscher, “Kanjur”, in: Encyclopedia of Buddhism Online, Editor-in-Chief: Consulting Editors: Jonathan A. Silk, Oskar von Hinüber, Vincent Eltschinger. Consulted online on 03 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2467-9666_enbo_COM_0011>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 20151231



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