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        Māra

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Grammar: Proper Noun
Notes: Sanskrit: māra, Pāli: māra, Japanese: Ma; the lord of the sixth heaven of the desire realm and personification of evil and hindrances to Buddhist practice; an abbreviation for 魔羅 (BL 'Māra'; Ding '魔'; Shambhala 'Māra'; FGDB '魔'; SH '魔')
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