Glossary

Sūtra
Type of termDefinition
TermSūtra
Alternative Termssūtras, sutra, sutras, sootra, sootras
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In common use it refers to any sacred text. However, strictly speaking, it means an extremely concise style of writing, as illustrated in the Tattvārtha-sūtra, or a verse.

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