Revealer of treasure texts

A great master who finds a so-called "treasure text" hidden by a Buddha or great master in the past in the earth, a pillar or in his or her mental continuum and propagates the teachings in it to disciples.

Tibetan: གཏེར་སྟོན། gter-ston

Synonyms: Terton

Other languages

العربية: الكاشف عن النصوص الثمينة
Deutsch: Offenbarer von Schatztexten
Русский: Открыватель текстов-сокровищ

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