gTer ston and Tradent: Innovation and Conservation in Tibetan Treasure Literature
Dudjom Rinpoche's Vajrakīlaya Works - A Study in Authoring, Compiling, and Editing Texts in the Tibetan Revelatory Tradition - Cathy Cantwell
Robert Mayer [+]
University of Oxford
Robert Mayer is University Research Lecturer in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford.
Robert Mayer reviews different levels of innovation witnessed in Treasure revelations, and ways of approaching the conservatism which is often found in the ritual traditions classified as Treasure revelations. He also considers what differentiates Treasure ritual texts from other types of tantric ritual writings.