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The [[sūtra]] known as '''The Prophecy of Śrī Mahādevī''' (Skt. ''Śrī­mahā­devī­vyākaraṇa'', Tib. ལྷ་མོ་ཆེན་མོ་དཔལ་ལུང་བསྟན་པ་, ''lhamo chenmo pal lungten pa'', [[Wyl.]] ''lha mo chen mo dpal lung bstan pa'') is found in the General Sūtra (''[[mdo sde]]'') section of the Tibetan [[Kangyur]] (Toh. 193/739).
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The [[sutra]] known as '''''The Prophecy of Śrī Mahādevī''''' (Skt. ''Śrī­mahā­devī­vyākaraṇa''; Tib. ལྷ་མོ་ཆེན་མོ་དཔལ་ལུང་བསྟན་པ་, ''lhamo chenmo pal lungten pa'', [[Wyl.]] ''lha mo chen mo dpal lung bstan pa'') is found in the ''General Sutra'' (Wyl. ''[[mdo sde]]'') section of the Tibetan [[Kangyur]] (Toh. 193/739).
  
This [[sūtra]] recounts events that took place in the realm of [[Sukhāvatī]], and begins with [[Buddha]] recounting to the [[bodhisattva]] [[Avalokiteśvara]] recounting the accomplishments of [[Śrī Mahādevī]], along with a prophecy in which her future enlightenment was foretold by all the buddhas she venerated, and her many names and benefits of reciting them.
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This sutra recounts events that took place in the realm of [[Sukhavati]], and begins with [[Buddha]] recounting to the [[bodhisattva]] [[Avalokiteshvara]] recounting the accomplishments of [[Śrī Mahādevī]], along with a prophecy in which her future enlightenment was foretold by all the buddhas she venerated, and her many names and benefits of reciting them.
  
 
==English Translation==
 
==English Translation==
 
*{{84000|http://read.84000.co/translation/UT22084-061-013.html|The Prophecy of Śrī Mahādevī}}
 
*{{84000|http://read.84000.co/translation/UT22084-061-013.html|The Prophecy of Śrī Mahādevī}}
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Revision as of 08:50, 26 January 2018

The sutra known as The Prophecy of Śrī Mahādevī (Skt. Śrī­mahā­devī­vyākaraṇa; Tib. ལྷ་མོ་ཆེན་མོ་དཔལ་ལུང་བསྟན་པ་, lhamo chenmo pal lungten pa, Wyl. lha mo chen mo dpal lung bstan pa) is found in the General Sutra (Wyl. mdo sde) section of the Tibetan Kangyur (Toh. 193/739).

This sutra recounts events that took place in the realm of Sukhavati, and begins with Buddha recounting to the bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara recounting the accomplishments of Śrī Mahādevī, along with a prophecy in which her future enlightenment was foretold by all the buddhas she venerated, and her many names and benefits of reciting them.

English Translation