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# from the root [[abhi]] (toward) + cara (to go) – to direct towards a person a charm, spell, or sorcery, usually for harming or punishing, causing death or disease.  
 
# from the root [[abhi]] (toward) + cara (to go) – to direct towards a person a charm, spell, or sorcery, usually for harming or punishing, causing death or disease.  

Revision as of 06:39, 26 March 2011

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Abhicara, AbhicAra, Abhicaara


  1. from the root abhi (toward) + cara (to go) – to direct towards a person a charm, spell, or sorcery, usually for harming or punishing, causing death or disease.
  2. mesmeric power deployed through socrcery, usually in Tantrik rituals.