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The Mahāyāna sūtra entitled Sarvatathāgatatattvasaṃgraha (Compendium of the Reality of All Tathāgatas) is said to have taken its primary shape in the second half of the 7th century, slightly after the Vairocanābhisaṃbodhi, in South India (Yoritomi, 2005, 44). Sarvatathāgatatattva (the reality of all tathāgatas) refers to tantric methods to attain a buddha’s a…

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Kazuo Kano, “Sarvatathāgatatattvasaṃgraha”, in: Encyclopedia of Buddhism Online, Editor-in-Chief: Consulting Editors: Jonathan A. Silk, Oskar von Hinüber, Vincent Eltschinger. Consulted online on 28 June 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2467-9666_enbo_COM_0034>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 20151231

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