Non-Buddhist extremist

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A follower of a non-Buddhist Indian school of philosophy that asserts either an absolutist position of an unchanging static soul (Skt. ātman) of a person or a nihilist position that denies the continuity of a person after death and/or the workings of karmic cause and effect.

Tibetan: མུ་སྟེགས་པ། mu-stegs-pa

Sanskrit: tīrthika

J. Hopkins: Forder

Synonyms: Tirthika

Other languages

Deutsch: Nicht-budhhistischer Extremist
Tiếng Việt: Người ngoại đạo cực đoan