One of the New Translation Period traditions of Tibetan Buddhism, deriving from Atisha's visit to Tibet. After its branches were merged and reformed, it continued as the Gelug tradition.

Tibetan: bKa'-gdams

J. Hopkins: [word-advice]; the ga-dam school [name of lineage traced to atiza]; name of mansion; advice; instruction; counsel; preceptual instruction; advisory speech; exhortation.

Other languages

العربية: كادام
Deutsch: Kadam-schule
Русский: Кадам
Tiếng Việt: Kadam
简体中文: 噶当派
繁體中文: 噶當派