SHUGS LDAN. In modern times, Tibetan Buddhism, and the Dge lugs (Geluk) school in particular, has been agitated by an intense dispute concerning a controversial deity, Rdo rje shugs ldan (D...
Buddhism: Tibetan Buddhism
FOUNDED: Seventh–Eighth century C.E.RELIGION AS A PERCENTAGE OF WORLD POPULATION: 0.003 percent
Tibetan Buddhism, which originated during the seventh and eig...
The Tibetan Buddhist culture in Gyasumdo is in direct opposition to the Gurung shaman tradition in the region. Central to the differences in the religions is the red sacrifice. Tibetan Buddhists i...