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Chinese Buddhist Encyclopedia Illustrations
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火生三昧 (Jpn kasho-zammai )
A meditation in which flames are said to emerge from the body. It is known specifically as the kind of meditation entered into by the wisdom king Immovable, a main deity among a group of deities called wisdom kings who are said to be capable of destroying all obstacles. In this meditation, the wisdom king Immovable emits flames from his body that destroy all devils, obstacles, and earthly desires.