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Publication: The Bhūta­ḍāmara Tantra (Chapter Colophons)

Vajrapani Source Texts | Bhutadamara Religious Context

84000: Translating the Words of the Buddha
Chapter Colophons
Bhutadamara Tantra


Toh 747. The Bhūta­ḍāmara Tantra (Bhūta­ḍāmara­tantram, འབྱུང་པོ་འདུལ་བའི་རྒྱུད། · ’byung po ’dul ba’i rgyud).

1.47. This concludes the chapter on the eight great spirit queens.

2.22. This concludes the chapter that contains detailed instructions on the characteristics of the mudrās of the eight great female spirits who roam charnel grounds.

3.8. This concludes the chapter from the great “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the rituals for piśācīs who perform tasks.

4.20. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra”74 that contains detailed instructions on the mudrās of the eight kātyāyanī spirits.

5.10. This concludes the chapter that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the eight kātyāyanīs.

6.6. This concludes the chapter that contains detailed instructions on the mantras, mudrās, and sādhana practices.

7.30. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the great maṇḍala.

8.16. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the maṇḍala that brings accomplishment.

9.32. This concludes the chapter containing a detailed description of the characteristics of the mudrās and the ritual of the deities of the great maṇḍala.

10.29. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains the detailed instructions on the mudrās of all the deities in this great maṇḍala of accomplishment.

11.10. This concludes the first chapter of the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana practice.

12.14. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the ritual procedures for acquiring servants.

13.14. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana of female servants.

14.14. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the eight spirits.

15.15. This concludes the chapter that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the apsarases.

16.16. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana of the eight apsarases.

17.10. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the yakṣiṇīs.

18.11. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the yakṣiṇīs. (Same name as previous chapter).

19.16. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana practice of the nāginīs.

20.4. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana practice of the nāginīs. (Same name as previous chapter).

21.7. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas of the kinnarīs.

22.42. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the ritual of the maṇḍala of King Wrath.

23.10. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhanas for servants.

24.3. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana for magical accomplishments.

25.9. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains the descriptions of the mudrās of the eight bhūtas.

26.6. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains detailed instructions on the sādhana procedures.

27.3. This concludes the chapter from the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra” that contains the detailed instructions on the bali offering.

28.11. This concludes the great sovereign “Bhūtaḍāmara Tantra.”