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Yaśomitra depicted in the Narthang Tengyur

Yaśomitra (T. grags pa bshes gnyen) was an Indian scholar who wrote a famous commentary on Vasubandhu's Treasury of Abhidharma, called Sphuṭārthā-Abhidharmakośa-vyākhyā.

The Sphuṭārthā-Abhidharmakośa-vyākhyā is preserved in both Sanskrit and Tibetan.[1]


  1. Princeton Dict icon 166px.png Robert E. Buswell Jr., Donald S. Lopez Jr., The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism (Princeton: 2014), s.v. Yaśomitra

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