Termo

Tibetano:

ལྷ་ཐོ་ཐོ་རི་གཉན་བཙན་ ; ལྷ་ཐོ་ཐོ་རི་

lha tho tho ri gnyan btsan; lha tho tho ri

Sânscrito:

Português:

Lhathothori

English:

Lhathothori

King of Tibet (born ca. 173 CE) during whose reign the Buddhadharma first made its appearance in Tibet in the form of relics and Sanskrit texts of the Buddhist scriptures. While not understanding these writings, the king recognized their sacred character and respectfully preserved them. The first Buddhist king of Tibet, Songtsen Gampo, appeared four generations later. [LLB 2002]