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The present article is the first attempt to provide a critical edition and translation of a short Buddhist tantric work, the Mahāpratisarāvidyāvidhi. It was considered lost in Sanskrit up to this year when a Codex Unicus was discovered upon which the present edition is based. The text itself is a ritual manual describing how to prepare a protective circle or amulet of the Mahāpratisarā.

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