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SADDHARMA-PUNDARÎKA.

worlds and were sitting on their thrones at the foot of jewel trees, as well as Prabhfitaratna, the Tathigata, &c, and the whole host of Bodhisattvas headed by Vtfisharitra, the innumerable, incalculable Bodhisattvas Mahsattvas who had issued from the gaps of the earth, the great disciples, the four classes, the world, including gods, men, demons, and Gandharvas, in ecstasy applauded the words of the Lord.