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Kangyur

(tib.: ka gyur) Literally translated as Translated Words. It is the Tibetan version of the Tripitaka and includes also the four orders of tantra. Altogether it contains more than one hundred large volumes, each with more than six hundred pages. It is one of the two (or three, if one includes Sungbum) parts of the Tibetan buddhist canon.

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"This life is like a game that we play, the objects of perceptions, playthings in a dream. Those who take them as real become lost in confusion."
- 2nd Dalai Lama

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