Aro Dictionary

Literally, in Tibetan, ‘sky-goer’; or in a more poetic translation ‘sky dancer’. A female Vajrayana practitioner who manifests outer wisdom display and who possesses inner method nature. Refers also to supernatural or semi-divine female beings. Compare khandropa, pamo, and pawo.
The Tibetan spelling is mKha’ ’gro.
The equivalent Sanskrit term is dakini.
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