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Thereafter, Zhang Zhung�s land and culture were assimilated into Tibet, and they eventually disappeared.� Latri Khenpo continued, �The Zhang Zhung language had three different scripts. (The) Tibetan script was derived from the Zhang Zhung mar yig scripts. These teachings may appear less complicated than some of the Vajrayāna practices we have examined so far, but in fact presuppose an unmistakeable recognition of the ‘nature of mind’ as pointed out by a qualified Buddhist master to his disciple.

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