Abhi-dhana-Ud-tara Tantra

p. 64 (Table II) -- Initiation-yogini-s

1st set of yogini-s

emblems

2nd set of yogini-s

Yamini

skull

Rupika

Trasini

axe

Cumbika

Karan.an.i

   

An-eka-kama

fang

Lama

 

sword

Paravr.ta

Rupi-san~cala

axe

Savalika / Khan.d.a-rohika

 

vajra

A-nivartika

Bhasura

spear

Ehiki-devi

D.akini

   

Divine couples at places in body

p.

MS. p.

place in body

Bija mantra

god

goddess

157

43a4

head

pum

Khan.d.a-kapalina

Pra-can.d.a

   

head-crest

jam

Maha-kankala

Can.d.a-aks.i

 

43a5

right ear

om

Kankala

Prabha-vati

   

backbone

am

Vikat.a-dams.t.rina

Maha-nasa

   

left ear

gom

Suravairin.a

Vira-mati

 

43b1

betwixt eyebrows

ram

Amita-abha

Kharvari

   

eyen

dem

Vajra-prabha

Lanka-is`vari

157-8

 

shoulders

mam

Vajra-deha

Druma-cchaya

158

43b2

armpits

kam

Ankurika

Airavati

   

breasts

om

Vajra-jat.ila

Maha-bhairava

 

43b3

navel

trim

Maha-vira

Vayu-vega

   

nose

kom

Vajra-hum-kara

Sura-bhaks.i

     

kam

Su-bhadra

S`yama-devi

 

43b4

throat

lam

Vajra-bhadra

Su-bhadra

   

heart

kam

Maha-bhairava

Haya-karn.a

159

 

urethra

him

Virupa-aks.a

Khaga-anana

 

43b5

penis

prem

Maha-bala

Cakra-vega

   

anus

gr.m

Ratna-vajra

Khan.d.a-roha

   

thighs

saum

Haya-griva

Saun.d.ini

 

44a1

shanks

sum

Akas`a-garbha

Cakra-varmini

159-60

 

lesser fingers

nam

S`ri-Heruka

Su-vira

160

 

upper feet

sim

Padma-narta-is`vara

Maha-bala

 

44a2

thumbs

mam

Vai-rocana

Cakra-vartini

   

knees

kum

Vajra-sattva

Maha-virya

Goddesses holding implements

p.

MS. p.

goddess

implement

160

44a3

D.akini

vajra

   

Lama

bell

   

Khan.d.a-roha & Rupin.i

elephant-hide

   

Kaka-asya

vajra-s`ula

160-1

 

Uluka-asya

hook

161

 

S`vana-asya

vajra-chopper

 

44a4

Sukara-asya

d.amaru drum

   

Yama-d.ad.hi

skull-cup & khat.vanga

   

Yama-duti

noose

   

Yama-dams.t.ri

Brahma's head

   

Yama-mathani

axe

Deities of the dhatu-s ('elements') and of the skandha-s ('aggregates')

p.

MS. p.

goddess

element

162

44a5

Patani

earth

   

Maran.i

water

   

Akars.an.i

fire

   

Padma-narta-is`vari

wind

   

Padma-jalini

space

       
   

god

aggregate

 

44b1

Vai-rocana

rupa (form)

   

Vajra-surya

vedana (feeling)

   

Padma-narta-is`vara

san~jn~a (ideation)

162-3

 

Vajra-raja

samskara (motivation)

163

 

Vajra-sattva

vijn~ana (perception)

   

S`ri-Heruka

(all)

p. 163 Deities in parts of the body [repeated on p. 199 842b-84b4]

MS p.

bija-mantra

deity

body-part

44b4

HAS

Vajra-sattva

heart

 

HIS

Vai-rocana

on head

 

HUM

Padma-narta-is`vara

crest of head

 

HE

Heruka

shoulders

44b5

HOS

Vajra-surya

eyen

 

HAM

Parama-as`va

limbs

 

VAM

Vajra-varahi

navel

 

YOM

Yamini

heart

 

MOM

Mohani

mouth

45a1

HRIM

San~calini

crest of head

 

HUM

Sam-trasani

crest of head

 

PHAT.

Can.d.ika

limbs

Deities of contemplative qualities (37 "dharma-limbs accessory to enlightenment")

p.

MS. p.

quality

specific ("on / in / of __")

deity ("is __")

167

46a2

fixation of mindfulness

bodies

D.akini

 

46a3

feelings

Lama

   

natures

Kha.d.a-roha

   

thoughts

Rupin.i

 

46a4

base of magical power

longing

Pra-can.d.a

   

striving

Can.d.-aks.i

167-8

 

analysis

Prabha-vati

168

 

thought

Maha-nasa

 

46a5

faculty

faith

Vira-mati

   

striving

Kharvari

   

mindfulness

Lanka-is`vari

   

sama-adhi

Druma-cchaya

 

46b1

insight

Airavati

   

power

faith

Maha-bhairava

   

striving

Vayu-vega

   

mindfulness

Sura-bhaks.i

   

sama-adhi

S`yama-devi

   

insight

Su-bhadra

 

46b2

limb of enlightenment

sama-adhi

Haya-karn.a

   

striving

Khaga-anana

   

joy

Cakra-vega

   

cathartic

Khan.d.a-roha

 

46b3

analysis of doctrine

Saun.d.ini

   

mindfulness

Cakra-varmin.i

   

aequanimity

Su-vira

   

rightness

view

Maha-bala

 

46b4

conception

Cakra-vartini

   

speech

Maha-virya

169

 

bodily action

Kaka-asya

 

46b5

livelihood

Uluka-asya

   

effort

S`vana-asya

   

mindfulness

S`ukara-asya

   

sama-adhi

S`ri Heruka

170

 

virtuous natures

generating

Yama-dahi

   

guarding

Yama-dut.i

   

sinful natures

eliminating

Yama-dams.t.r.i

   

non-producing

Yama-mathani

Divine couples (the wife being colored) in countries [pp. 191-3 81a3-81b5 is paralleled in p. 228-230 117a3, 117b1, 117b3, etc.]

p.

MS. p.

country

god

goddess

color

191

81a3

Pullira-malaya

Khan.d.a-kapalina

Pra-can.d.a

Sky-white

   

Jalan-dhara

Maha-kankala

Can.d.a-aks.i

yellow

   

Od.i-yana

Kankala

Prabha-vati

green

   

Arbuda

Vikat.a-dams.t.rina

Maha-nasa

Sky-white

192

81a4

Goda-vari

Suravairin.a

Vira-mati

yellow

   

Rama-is`vara

Amita-abha

Kharvari

green

   

Devi-kot.a

Vajra-prabha

Lanka-is`vari

Sky-white

 

81a5

Malava

Vajra-deha

Druma-cchaya

yellow

   

Kama-rupa

Ankurika

Airavati

green

   

Od.ra

Vajra-jat.ila

Maha-bhairava

Sky-white

 

81b1

Tri-s`akuni

Maha-vira

Vayu-vega

yellow

   

Kos`ala

Vajra-hum-kara

Sura-bhaks.i

green

   

Kalinga

Su-bhadra

S`yama-devi

Sky-white

 

81b2

Lampaka

Vajra-bhadra

Su-bhadra

yellow

   

Kan~ci

Maha-bhairava

Haya-karn.a

green

   

Himalaya

Virupa-aks.a

Khaga-anana

Sky-white

 

81b3

Preta-puri

Maha-bala

Cakra-vega

yellow

   

Gr.ha-devata

Ratna-vajra

Khan.d.a-roha

green

   

Sau-ras.t.ra

Haya-griva

Saun.d.ini

Sky-white

 

81b5

Suvarn.a-dvipa

Akas`a-garbha

Cakra-varmini

yellow

   

Nagara

S`ri-Heruka

Su-vira

green

   

Sindhu

Padma-narta-is`vara

Maha-bala

Sky-white

193

81b5

Maru

Vai-rocana

Cakra-vartini

yellow

   

Kulata

Vajra-sattva

Maha-virya

green

p. 193, fn. 1 The triplicities of these gods (the males) are, according to NSP-man.d.ala: black, red, white.

p. 193 Directional bhumi-goddesses

MS. p.

direction

goddess

color

82a1

east

Kaka-asya

blue

 

north

Uluka-asya

red

 

west

S`vana-asya

green

 

south

Sukara-asya

yellow

82a2

southeast

Yama-d.ad.hi

red

 

southwest

Yama-duti

blue

 

northwest

Yama-dams.t.ri

smoke-colored

 

northeast

Yama-mathani

white-yellow

p. 193, fn. 2 The Bodish "__-asya" goddess-series hath, instead: blue, green, red, yellow. The NSP "Yama-" goddess-series hath each bipartitely 2-colored.

Gods of body-parts

p.

MS p.

body-part

god

195

83a1

nails & teeth

Khan.d.a-kapalina

195-6

 

hair

Maha-kankala

196

 

skin

Kankala

   

flesh

Vikat.a-dams.t.rina

   

muscle [tendons?]

Suravairin.a

   

bones

Amita-abha

   

kidney

Vajra-prabha

   

heart

Vajra-deha

 

83a2

eyen

Ankurika

   

bile [gall-bladder]

Vajra-jat.ila

   

lungs

Maha-vira

   

large intestine

Vajra-hum-kara

   

small intestine

Su-bhadra

 

83a3

stomach

Vajra-bhadra

   

bladder (fn. 3)

Maha-bhairava

   

hair-parting

Virupa-aks.a

   

phlegm

Maha-bala

   

pus

Ratna-vajra

   

blood

Haya-griva

   

sweat

Akas`a-garbha

   

fat

S`ri-Heruka

 

83a4

tears

Padma-narta-is`vara

196-7

 

snot

Vai-rocana

197

 

mucus

Vajra-sattva

{cf. the gods of body-parts in the Apocryphon of Ioannes, etc.}

goddesses of countries as located in the body

p.

MS. p.

country

goddess

in body

197

83a4

Pullira-malaya

Pra-can.d.a

head

 

83a5

Jalan-dhara

Can.d.a-aks.i

head-crest

   

Od.i-yana

Prabha-vati

right ear

   

Arbuda

Maha-nasa

backbone

   

Goda-vari

Vira-mati

left ear

 

83b1

Rama-is`vara

Kharvari

betwixt eyebrows

   

Devi-kot.a

Lanka-is`vari

eyen

   

Malava

Druma-cchaya

shoulders

 

83b2

Kama-rupa

Airavati

armpits

   

Od.ra

Maha-bhairava

breasts

   

Tri-s`akuni

Vayu-vega

navel

   

Kos`ala

Sura-bhaks.i

nose

 

83b3

Kalinga

S`yama-devi

 
   

Lampaka

Su-bhadra

throat

   

Kan~ci

Haya-karn.a

heart

   

Himalaya

Khaga-anana

urethra

198

83b4

Preta-puri

Cakra-vega

penis

   

Gr.ha-devata

Khan.d.a-roha

anus

   

Sau-ras.t.ra

Saun.d.ini

thighs

 

83b5

Suvarn.a-dvipa

Cakra-varmini

shanks

   

Nagara

Su-vira

lesser fingers

   

Sindhu

Maha-bala

upper feet

   

Maru

Cakra-vartini

thumbs

 

84a1

Kulata

Maha-virya

knees

p. 199 mantra-s of deities at places in body [repeating p. 163 44b4-45a1]

MS. p.

pranava

bija

deity

place

84b2

om

has

Vajra-sattva

heart

 

namas

his

Vai-rocana

head

 

svaha

hum

Padma-narta-is`vara

crest of head

 

vaus.at.

he

Heruka

shoulders

 

hum-hum

hos

Vajra-surya

eyen

84b3

phat.

ham

Parama-as`va

all limbs

 

om

vam

+Vajra-varahi

navel

 

ham

yom

+Yamini

heart

 

hrim

mom

+Mohini

mouth

 

hrem

hrim

+San~calini

crest of head

 

hum

hum

+Sam-trasani

top of head

(The 2 series of mantra-s apparently function to emplace the 2 sets of armor.)

p. 203 correlation of deity's mantra-s with deity's adornments (according to the commentary, S`u. 217b4-218a2)

__-mantra of __

adornment

__-mantra

of __

 

(root-)

the 6 armor-gods

The 6 sigils (including the brahmin's cord, etc.)

8-pada- (root-)

+Varahi

necklace

22-letter heart-

(Heruka)

garland of 50 heads

7-letter- (nigh-heart- [pericardium-])

(Heruka)

ear-ornaments

Colored deities of the bhumi-s

p.

MS. p.

bhumi

god

color of god

color of goddess

228

117a4

Pramudita

Vajra-sattva

black

ash-colored & sky-bright

 

117a5

Vimala

Buddha-d.aka

white

yellow

229

117b2

Prabhakari

Ratna-d.aka

yellow

green

 

117b4

Arcis-mati

Padma-d.aka

red

white

230

118a1

Su-dus-jaya

Vajra-d.aka

black

yellow

 

118a3

Abhi-mukhi

Vis`va-d.aka

variegated

smoke-grey

           
     

goddess

   

229, fn. 1 (Bodish)

--

Vimala

Buddha-d.akini

   

231

118b2

Durangama

D.akini

 

dark-blue

   

A-cala

Lama

 

yellow

   

Sadhu-mati

Khan.d.a-roha

 

red

   

Dharma-megha

Rupin.i

 

green

p. 231 The bhumi-goddess series, together with the "__-asya" goddess-series, are labelled "ardhan-is`-vari" ('1/2-own-choosing' = "half-woman mistresses") [, "that is women with half the body one color and the other half another color" (fn. 3). {cf. this may be a variation on the theme of S`aiva-S`akta Ardha-nara-is-`vara}

characteristics of the yogini-s -- "Merely by understanding this the practitioner may attain siddhi."

p.

MS. p.

#

Her body-color (simile)

Her garments' color

Her praeferred scent : of blossom of __

237

162a1

1st

white (waterlily-root)

white

sandalwood

 

162a2

2nd

(refined gold)

red & yellow

Campaka (Michelia campaka) & jasmine (Jasminum grandiflorum)

238

162a3

3rd

blue (blue waterlily)

blue

blue waterlily (Nymphea caerulea)

 

162a4

4th

white (white waterlily)

?

Pun.d.arika = white waterlily

 

162a4-5

5th

red-yellow

red

jasmine (Jasminum zambac) & blue waterlily

 

162a5

6th

yellow-green

white

S`iris.a (Acacia sirissa)

 

162b1

7th

reddish

white

camphor

Signs (chomma) shewn by d.akini-s, with their meanings or expected responses (enacted protypically by the yogini Pracan.d.a with the yogin Khan.d.a-kapalina, according to the commentary -- S`u. 253)

p.

MS. p.

#

sign : to shew (as, by her touching with her finger) her __

meaning, or response to be made by male

253

167b3

1st

left hand

"I salute thee."

   

2nd

ring-finger

Answering salutation

254

167b4

3rd

belly

"We are hungry."

   

4th

forehead

"I came from the sky."

 

167b5

5th

mouth

"I have finished eating."

   

6th

tongue

"I am eating."

   

7th

knee

"I am tired."

 

168a1

8th

finger-tip

"I am rested."

   

9th

teeth

"I eat meat."

 

168a2

10th

right hand

"Do like that!"

   

11th

frown

"I am bound."

   

12th

Garud.a[-gesture]

"I am liberated."

 

168a3

13th

fist

Response: shew spear

   

14th

hair with grimacing

Response: shew khat.vanga

 

168a4

15th

shaking limbs

Response: shew large tooth [of elephant?]

   

16th

both hands

"One ought to eat the offering-food!"

255

168a5

17th

right hand

"Do like that!"

   

18th

ear

"One ought to stay!"

   

19th

fingernails

"Death is certain."

 

168b1

20th

[with finger,] drawing on ground

"To-day, I enter the man.d.ala."

   

21st

chin

"My son ought to be protected!"

 

168b2

22nd

with left toe, drawing on the ground

"My family-elder protecteth."

 

168b3

23rd

winking

"Do like that!"

   

24th

joints

"Blissful lying together."

[p. 254, fn. 1 -- the 11th is only in the Bodish; so that the Samskr.ta text hath merely 23 signs. But the 17th is a repetition of the 10th.]

Martin Michael Kalff: Selected Chapters from the Abhidhanottara-Tantra. PhD diss, Columbia U., 1979.