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Mudra

(skt.: mudra; tib.: chag gya) Literally seal, token. A symbolic hand gesture, that represent doctrines, mental states, or important concepts in Buddhism, endowed with power not unlike a mantra. Can mean also spiritual consort, or the bodily form of a deity.

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"This world we see is a painting born from the brush of discursive thought, and within it or upon it nothing truly existent can be found. All things in samsara and nirvana are but mental labels and projections. Knowing this one knows reality; seeing this one sees most true."
- 2nd Dalai Lama

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