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Elaborations on Emptiness:
Uses of the Heart Sutra
Donald S. Lopez Jr.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Technical Note and Acknowledgments
Introduction3
1Who Heard the Heart Sutra?19
2The Commentaries of Vimalamitra and Atisa47
3The Heart Sutra as Tantra78
4The Commentaries of Kamalasila and Srisimha105
5The Heart Sutra as Sadhana116
6The Commentaries of Jnanamitra and Prasastrasena141
7The Heart Sutra's Mantra165
8The Commentaries of Mahajana and Vajrapani187
9The Heart Sutra as Exorcism216
10Commentators Ancient and Postmodern239
Index261

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