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Dādā-guru
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TermDādā-guru
Alternative TermsDādā-gurus, Dādāguru, Dādā-gurus, Dādā-sūri, Dādā-sūris, Dādāsūri, Dādāsūris, Dādāsuri, Dādāsuris
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The four Dada-sūris or Dada-gurus – 'granddad gurus' – are venerated by the Kharatara-gaccha sect, traditionally in the form of footprint images – pādukās. They were distinguished monastic leaders whose advanced spiritual condition gave them miraculous powers.

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