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Tantra Classification: Yoga Tantra

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Yoga Tantras: There are six principle Tantras belonging to the Yoga Classification.

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- Yoga Tantra
- The Four Tantra Classification & Confusions

- Sarvatatagata Tattvasamgraha Nama Mayahana Sutra [Toh 479]
--- Example: Vajradhatu Mandala (1,037 Deities)
--- Example: Trailokyavijaya Mandala (1,037 Deities)

- Vajrashekhara Mahaguhya Yogatantra [Toh 480]
--- Example: Vairochana (1,271 Deities)

- Shri Paramadya Samkshipta Kula Mandala [Toh 487]
--- Example: Vajrasattva Mandala (319 Deities)
--- Example: Vajrasattva Mandala (77 Deities)

- Sarvadurgati Parishodhana Tejorajasya Tatagatasya Arhato Samyaksambuddhasya Kalpaikadesha Nama [Toh 483]
--- Examples: Mandalas

- Sarvadurgati Parishodhana Tejorajasya Tatagatasya Arhato Samyaksambuddhasya Kalpa Nama [Toh 485]
--- Example: Mandala

- Manjushri Jnanasattvasya Paramarta Namasangiti [Toh 360]
--- Example: Dharmadhatu Vagishvara
--- Example: Samkshiptakula Guhyaka Manjushri


Mitra Gyatsa List of Twenty-one Yoga Tantra Mandalas: (See images).
25. Navoshisha (37 Deity, Sarvadurgati)
26. Sarvadurgati Root Mandala (101 Deity)
27. - Amitayus Vak Mandala (13 Deity)
28. - Vajrapani Chitta Mandala (13 Deity)
29. - Sukhavati Guna Mandala (8 and 44 Deity)
30. - Jvalankara Karma Mandala (17 Deity)
31. - Vajrapani and the Four Kings (23 Deity)
32. - Vajrapani and Eight Planets (45 Deity)
33. - Vajrapani and Eight Great Nagas (13 Deity)
34. Vajradhatu Mandala (53 Deity)
35. Trailokyavijaya (53 Deity, Tattvasamgraha)
36. Gathering All Beings (53 Deity, Ratnasambhava (?), Tattvasamgraha)
37. Amoghasiddhi (53 Deity (Tattvasamgraha)
38. Paramadya (?)
39. Namasangiti
40. - Namasangiti (Manjukirti Tradition)
41. - Jnanasattva Manjushri (17 Deity, Chandragomi Tradition)
42. - Jnanasattva (21 Deity)
43. Prajnaparmita (10 Buddhas & 9 Deities)
44. Vairochana Buddha
45. Vajrasattva (17 Deity)

Jeff Watt [updated 8-2018, 3-2021]