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Honji suijaku (2,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

theory widely accepted until the Meiji period according to which Indian Buddhist deities choose to appear in Japan as native kami to more easily convert and
Pattini (390 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pattini (Sinhala: පත්තිනි දෙවියෝ, lit. 'Pattiṉi Deviyō', Tamil: கண்ணகி அம்மன், lit. 'Kaṇṇaki Am'man',Hindi: पत्तिनी, lit. 'Devi Kannaki'), is considered
Bandāra (769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bandâra or its short form "Banda" is a very common name and nickname used in Sri Lanka specially in the Kandyan areas. In the past under rule of the Nayaks
Saman (deity) (1,169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Saman (also called Sumana, Sumana Saman, Sinhala: සුමන සමන් දෙවි) is a deity, subject to local and indigenous belief and worship in Sri Lanka. The name
Upulvan (1,317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Upulvan (Sinhala: උපුල්වන් ‍දෙවියෝ, Pali: Uppalavanna; Sanskrit: Utpalvarna), also known as Vishnu (Vishnu deviyo) is a guardian deity (Pali: Khettapala;
Usnisavijaya (306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Uṣṇīṣavijayā ("Victorious One with Ushnisha"; Tibetan: གཙུག་གཏོར་རྣམ་རྒྱལ་མ།, Wylie: gtsug tor rnam rgyal ma, THL: Tsuktor Namgyelma; Mongolian: Бизьяа
Kataragama deviyo (1,658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kataragama deviyo (also called: Skanda Kumara, Kartikeya, Sinhala: කතරගම දෙවියෝ) is a guardian deity of Sri Lanka. A popular deity who is considered to
Aurangabad Caves (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caves in other parts of India with these arts are older. Numerous Buddhist deities of the Tantra tradition are also carved in these caves. Coordinates:
Sumizuri-e (273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
major temples. The miniature wooden pagodas were made to honor the Buddhist deities and thank them for holding back the Emi Rebellion of 764. Inside of
Parṇaśavarī (228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Parṇaśabarī /Paranasabari / Parnashavari/Paranasavari (Hindi: पार्णशबरी) is a Hindu deity adopted as Buddhist deity of diseases, worship of which is believed
Baoguo Temple (Mount Emei) (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Buddhist Association of Mount Emei. The temple mainly enshrines Buddhist deities as well as deities of both Confucian and Taoism, which makes rarely
Vasudhara (2,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Vasudhārā, whose name means "stream of gems" in Sanskrit, is the Buddhist bodhisattva of wealth, prosperity, and abundance. She is popular in many Buddhist
Ayyanayake (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Sinhala Buddhist beliefs the Ayyanayake is a village guardian deity similar in many respects to Aiyyanar of the Tamil people. He is usually depicted
Palden Lhamo (1,381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Palden Lhamo ("Glorious Goddess", Tibetan: དཔལ་ལྡན་ལྷ་མོ།, Wylie: dpal ldan lha mo, Lhasa dialect: [pantɛ̃ l̥amo], Sanskrit: Śrīdēvī, Mongolian: Ukin Tengri)
Maitreya (5,824 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maitreya (Sanskrit) or Metteyya (Pali) is regarded as a future Buddha of this world in Buddhist eschatology. In some Buddhist literature, such as the Amitabha
Thirteen Buddhas (888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Thirteen Buddhas (十三仏, Jūsanbutsu) is a Japanese grouping of Buddhist deities, particularly in the Shingon sect of Buddhism. The deities are, in fact
Rakta Yamari (314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rakta Yamari (Tibetan shin je she mar in, Wylie: gshin rje gshed dmar "the Red Enemy of Death") is a Tantric Buddhist meditational deity which is a wrathful
Fly-whisk (701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fly-whisk is frequently seen as an attribute of Hindu, Jain, Daoist and Buddhist deities. The fly-whisk is evident in some configurations of the Ashtamangala
Ushnishasitatapattra (236 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thousand-Armed Ushnishasitatapattra is a special form of the goddess Tara (Buddhism), a female form of the thousand-armed Avalokiteshvara. Her iconography
Myōjin (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
suijaku (i.e. that the native kami are actually manifestations of Buddhist deities) was reinforced by an apocryphal utterance of the Buddha often claimed
Dedimunda deviyo (775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dedimunda Deviyo (also known as Dedimunda Dewatha Bandara Sinhala: දැඩිමුණ්ඩ දෙවියෝ) is a deity, worshiped by Sinhalese Buddhist people in Sri Lanka. He
Devol (deity) (397 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Devol (also spelled as Dewol) is a deity subjected to worship and belief in Sri Lanka. He is one of the twelve deities worshiped in Sri Lanka as "Dolos
Tenma goddesses (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tenma goddesses are twelve guardian deities in Tibetan Buddhism. In hierarchy, they fall under Palden Lhamo, one of the eight Dharmapala deities. Other
Yaktovil (251 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The yaktovil is a ritual documented by anthropologists among Sinhala communities in Sri Lanka. A type of protective ritual or exorcism, the yaktovil invokes
Shmashana Adhipati (452 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shmashana Adhipati is a name given to a deity either male or female and also together as a consort, who rules Shmashana, cremation ground. The Shamashana
Yakushi-ji (1,706 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Yakushi Nyorai, also named "The Medicine Buddha", was one of the first Buddhist Deities to arrive in Japan from China in 680, and gives the temple its name
Jambhala (2,362 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jambhala (also known as Dzambhala, Dzambala, Zambala or Jambala) is the God of Wealth and appropriately a member of the Jewel Family (see Ratnasambhava)
Yogambara (78 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yogambara (Tibetan: nam khai nal jor), is a tutelary deity in Tibetan Buddhism belonging to the Wisdom-mother[clarification needed] class of the Anuttarayoga
Shurangama Mantra (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tibetan Buddhism. The Śūraṅgama Mantra also extensively references Buddhist deities such as the bodhisattvas Manjushri, Mahākāla, Sitatapatra, Vajrapani
Pañcarakṣā (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the "Five" protections that are mentioned in the Pañcarakṣā are Buddhist deities (goddesses). K. R. van Kooij (1978). Religion in Nepal. BRILL Academic
Eight Legions (413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Eight Legions (Sanskrit: अष्टसेना, Aṣṭasenā; 八部衆) are a group of Buddhist deities whose function is to protect the Dharma. These beings are common among
Kūya (934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was not exclusively devoted to Amitābha Buddha, but venerated other Buddhist deities, particularly Kannon Bodhisattva. Pure Land Buddhism Jōdo shū Jōdo
Twenty-Six Martyrs Museum and Monument (456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christians. Also to be seen are statues of the Virgin Mary in the guise of Buddhist deities such as Miroku (Hotei (Laughing Buddha)) and Kwannon Bodhisattva to
Tengu (4,808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
softened, however, into one of protective and even manifestations of buddhist deities, if still dangerous, spirits of the mountains and forests. Tengu are
List of musical instruments by Hornbostel–Sachs number: 322.11 (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
associated with Buddhism, and are frequently depicted in images of Buddhist deities and were formerly played in the royal courts of Buddhist dynasties
Yakudoshi (967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during a yakudoshi, individuals may engage in prayer to Shinto or Buddhist deities, attend rituals, purchase protective charms, make pilgrimages, exchange
Arhat Hall (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Five Hundred Arhats [zh], a larger grouping which encompasses other Buddhist deities such as Hayagriva and Yamantaka who take the forms of arhats. In addition
Sanzen-in (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kyakuden by a corridor, the Shinden (main hall) displays statues of three Buddhist deities, the central figure of Amida Buddha being flanked by the attendants
Yellow shamanism (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
invokes traditional shamanic deities, whereas white shamanism invokes Buddhist deities and recites Buddhist incantations but wears black shamanist accoutrements
Buddhism in Nepal (2,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inscriptions and chronicles and Tibetan sources also record a few tantric Buddhist deities, namely Akshobhya, Amitabha, Vajrayogini, Vajrabhairava, Usnisavijaya
Sơn Dương District (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Vietnamese Village 2010 Page 307 "In Sơn Dương, many of the non-Buddhist deities — mẫu thượng thiên (goddess of the upper sky), mẫu thượng ngàn (goddess
Maithuna (652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-88356-015-1. Bajracharya, Ramesh. "Adi Buddha & Principal Buddhist deities: Concept & Practice in Vajrayana Buddhism in Nepal". China Buddhism
Bower Manuscript (3,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sixth and the seventh treatises open by invoking the Buddha and other Buddhist deities. Two invoke Shiva, Vishnu, Devi and other Hindu deities. The discovery
Enchey Monastery (1,473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directions as stated in the scriptures and the entire galaxy of Mahayan Buddhist deities. Manuscripts of scriptures are kept in an almirah. The four pillars
Mẫu Thượng Thiên (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Vietnamese Village 2010 Page 307 "In Sơn Dương, many of the non-Buddhist deities — mẫu thượng thiên (goddess of the upper sky), mẫu thượng ngàn (goddess
Buddhism and Eastern religions (1,280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coexistence of Chinese Buddhism and Taoism has also resulted in various Buddhist deities being adopted into the Taoist pantheon, and vice versa. For example
Cakrasaṃvara Tantra (2,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Rudra) and other Shaiva deities to a subordinate position under the Buddhist deities (which took their form) and explained the usage of Shaiva elements
Khanda (sword) (864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
represented as wisdom cutting through veil of ignorance. Hindu and Buddhist deities are often shown wielding or holding khanda sword in religious art.
Kamandalu (1,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maitreya; it later was incorporated in representations of many Mahayana Buddhist deities. Jain Digambara sages use the kamandalu for storing water for "toilet
Wuyou Temple (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Five Hundred Arhats, which is a grouping of arhats that encompasses Buddhist deities such as Hayagriva and Yamantaka who take the forms of arhats, as well
Gudrun Bühnemann (846 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Maṇḍalas and Yantras in the Hindu Traditions (revised edition, 2007) 2003 Buddhist Deities of Nepal: Iconography in Two Sketchbooks 2007 Eighty-Four Asanas in
Hanging Temple (499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(三教殿) and Guanyin Hall. The Hall of Three Religions mainly enshrines Buddhist deities as well as both Taoism and Confucianism. The statues of Sakyamuni (middle)
Hinduism in Thailand (1,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
strings and pouring of water from conch shells. Furthermore, Hindu-Buddhist deities are worshipped by many Thais, such as Brahma at the famous Erawan Shrine
Tenggerese people (1,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Big Almighty Lord") for blessings in addition to other Hindu and Buddhist deities that include the Tri Murti (Shiva, Brahma, Vishnu) and Lord Buddha
Wenshu Temple (Chengdu) (541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the end of the Ming dynasty (1368–1644), only ten iron statues of Buddhist deities and two thousand-year-old China firs survived. In 1681, in the reign
Salihundam (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during digging performed by state authorities, as well as sculptures of Buddhist deities Mareechi and Tara. All of the remnants were built between the 2nd century
Ninjatō (1,381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
short sword could be that the ninja were emulating one of the patron Buddhist deities of ninja families, Fudo Myo-oh, who is depicted brandishing a straight-bladed
Vajrayakṣa (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"wrathful deities". Oxford Reference. Retrieved 2020-10-13. "Myō-ō | Buddhist deities". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 2020-10-13. Coulter, Charles Russell;
Dō (armour) (1,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
emaciated torso of a starving monk or old man; named in resemblance of the Buddhist deities of the same name. Katahada-nugi dou (dō) - embossed to resemble a half-naked
Mahayoga (1,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
focus of Mahayoga as viewing the universe as a manifestation of the Buddhist deities, a practice associated with the two truths doctrine that recognises
Padang Roco Inscription (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"field", while roco is equate to arca or murti, the image of Hindu-Buddhist deities. The inscription was discovered in 1911 near the source of Batanghari
Mẫu Thượng Ngàn (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Vietnamese ... - Page 3072010 "In Sơn-Dương, many of the non-Buddhist deities — mẫu thượng thiên (goddess of the upper sky), mẫu thượng ngàn (goddess
Mẫu Thoải (181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Vietnamese ... - Page 307 2010 "In Sơn Dương, many of the non-Buddhist deities — mẫu thượng thiên (goddess of the upper sky), mẫu thượng ngàn (goddess
Tngri (1,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
accepted and that later sources indicate the further acceptance of Buddhist deities among the tngri. A group of nine supreme tngri occurs regularly, but
Oizuru (garment) (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
There are three breadths of material are used in it that signify the Buddhist deities (Amida, Kwannon, and Seishi). The garment is stamped with a seal pilgrims
Lalitasana (1,086 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Posture", Chung Tai World Museum Kempers, 54–55 An Encyclopaedia of Buddhist Deities, Demigods, Godlings, Saints and Demons: With Special Focus on Iconographic
Lohapur (875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are a large number of idols of Hindu deities but the majority are Buddhist deities, including a number of figures showing Buddha in the vajrasana pose
Kapala (1,337 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Buddhist Deities Chakrasamvara and Vajravarahi, circa 15th century Painted Kapala is seen on one of the left hands
Karma Phuntsok (1,966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Nepal. Since then he has been making paintings based on Tibetan Buddhist deities. In 1981 Karma migrated to Australia, and now lives in the bush north
Vaiśravaṇa (1,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cātummahārājikā heaven as a result of this good karma. As with all the Buddhist deities, Vessavaṇa is properly the name of an office (filled for life) rather
Prajnatara (653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
woman. The ordination name Prajñātārā combines the names of two female Buddhist deities or Bodhisattva, Prajnaparamita and Tara. In 2008, Rev. Koten Benson
Huayan Temple (Datong) (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
deep with single eave gable and hip roofs. A total of 29 Statues of Buddhist deities are enshrined in the hall, including Sakyamuni, Dīpankara Buddha, Maitreya
Sari temple (900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
giant sitting on a snake. The outer wall is richly decorated with Buddhist deities. External decoration include Tara with flowers and Bodhisattvas with
Bái Đính Temple (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
located in a series of small caves on the mountainside. Along with Buddhist deities, natural spirits of the mountains are also venerated. Bai Đính temple
Hiro Hachiman-jinja (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
financially over the years as Asano’s. It is dedicated to Shintoist and Buddhist deities and has massha (sub shrine), Tahōtō (pagodas), Kagura-den (sacred dance
Nako, Himachal Pradesh (884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decorations of a complete mandala with "gates, fire-circle and secondary non-Buddhist deities in attendance". To the east of this dukhong there is another hall of
Homa (ritual) (2,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Tibet, China and Japan. Its roots are the Vedic ritual, it evokes Buddhist deities, and is performed by qualified Buddhist priests. In Chinese translations
Kagyu Shenpen Kunchab (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contains Buddhist relics and the interior is brightly painted with Buddhist deities. Religion portal Buddhism in the United States List of Buddhist temples
Ajanta Caves (19,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pictorial tales from Aryasura's Jatakamala, and rock-cut sculptures of Buddhist deities. Textual records suggest that these caves served as a monsoon retreat
Manjusri Monastery (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(the restored temple, the remains of walls and buildings, images of Buddhist deities and sacred inscriptions on the rocks) continue to be revered as objects
Sangharaj Nikaya (669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such as Shiva, Lakshmi, and Durga were worshipped by Buddhists, as Buddhist deities. This went so far as to include animal sacrifice, at the time an acceptable
Vikramashila (2,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during Pal period (8th to 12th centuries). The plaques depict many Buddhist deities like Buddha, Avalokiteshvara, Manjusri, Maitreya, Jambala, Marichi
Jagjivanpur (1,451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
merits for his parents and all people on earth for the worship of the Buddhist deities and maintenance and performance of religious rites which include copying
Baci (1,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ceremony, usually a senior person who has been a Buddhist monk). Buddhist deities, animist deities and spirits are invoked amidst the chants for the
Shamanism in the Qing dynasty (5,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including at the New Year. Ordinary Manchu households rarely sacrificed to Buddhist deities, but almost all of them worshipped Guandi because of his association
Yoshida Shintō (911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shuugo promulgated by Kukai in the Heian Period, asserting that the Buddhist deities were manifestations of the Shintō kami, not the other way around. Yoshida
Culture of Mongolia (3,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
painted or made in applique technique. Bronze sculptures usually showed Buddhist deities. A number of great works are attributed to the first Jebtsundamba Khutuktu
Mongolian shamanism (2,873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
invokes traditional shamanic deities, whereas white shamanism invokes Buddhist deities and recites Buddhist incantations but wears black shamanist accoutrements
Sanjūsangen-dō (1,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ideas came to Japan through China, and the presence of both Hindu and Buddhist deities at Sanjūsangen-dō temple in Kyoto suggest various theories of the origin
Indonesian art (2,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produced multiple temples also with its refined sculpture of Hindu and Buddhist deities. A fine example includes the Buddhas image of Borobudur with its serene
List of National Treasures of Japan (sculptures) (2,957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sculptures of prominent monks were created adjacent to the depiction of Buddhist deities. The term "National Treasure" has been used in Japan to denote cultural
Yama (Buddhism) (1,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and Great King Yeom-ra' (염라대왕, Yŏm-ra Daewang). In Vietnam, these Buddhist deities are known as Diêm La or Diêm Vương and are venerated as a council of
Mandala (5,184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
script representing elements of the Buddha's enlightenment, protective Buddhist deities, and certain Buddhist concepts. Called the Gohonzon, it was originally
Hase-dera (Kamakura) (553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Benten Bas-relief of Daikoku-ten Bas-relief of Gyūba-dōji Different Buddhist deities Benzaiten For an explanation of terms concerning Japanese Buddhism
Tenshō-daijin Honji (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
him, but he is saved by monks who are in reality manifestations of Buddhist deities such as Eleven-Faced Kannon and Chiichi-shōnin (ち一上人). The king and
Irezumi (2,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Floating World" inspired by ukiyo-e prints: geisha, samurai Buddhas and Buddhist deities such as Fudō Myō-ō and Kannon Shinto kami (deities) such as tengu Backgrounds:
Sacred groves of India (2,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
numerous nature spirits and guardians associated with Hindu, Jain and Buddhist deities, such as nature spirits known as Yakshas (numerous nature spirits)
Cuttack district (3,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produce the well regarded Maniabandh sarees. Apart from the usual Buddhist deities, a large number of Hindu deities are also a part of their pantheon
Patan Museum (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Most of the objects are cast bronzes (mostly sculptures of Hindu and Buddhist deities) and gilt copper repoussé work, traditional crafts for which Patan
Religion in Thailand (2,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
perform rituals for Hindu gods. Brahmin rituals are still common. Hindu-Buddhist deities are worshipped by many Thais and statues and shrines of Brahma, Ganesh
Gilgit (3,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Buddhas, devotees with Buddhist deities on the painted cover from Manuscript 3, Saṃghāṭa Sūtra, with a sample page, commissioned by Devaśirikā and Atthocasiṃgha
Munneswaram temple (2,942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pattuva has many temples dedicated to the higher echelons of Hindu or Buddhist deities, and to village guardian deities such Ayyanar or Ayyanayake, Viramunda
Pohyonsa (829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gate of the Four Heavenly Kings"), which contains statues of the Buddhist deities of the same name. Directly through Chonwang Gate is Manse Pavilion
Ninja (8,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within Shugendō. Here too, each word in the kuji was associated with Buddhist deities, animals from Taoist mythology, and later, Shinto kami. The mudrā,
Dorje Shugden (3,675 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
London: RoutledgeCurzon. p. 230. Bunce, Frederick. An Encyclodpaedia of Buddhist Deities, Demigods, Godlings, Saints and Demons. p. 441 von Brück, Michael (2001)
Demographics of Nepal (3,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nepal It is common for many Hindus in the country to also worship Buddhist deities simultaneously with Hindu traditions. The notion of religion in Nepal
Coinage of Nepal (1,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The coins depict the image of the Kushan kings and other Hindu and Buddhist deities. Some scholars believed that Kushan King Kanishka's ascension to the
Ganesha (10,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
close cultural ties with India, and the adoration of both Hindu and Buddhist deities was practised. Examples of sculptures from the 5th to the 7th centuries
Omizutori (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the temple building on this specific day, and offer it first to the Buddhist deities, Bodhisattva Kannon, and then offer it to the public. It is believed
Kelsey Brookes (870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
website, "Kelsey's figurative paintings draw influence from Hindu and Buddhist deities, exotic animals and sex, as well as rustic American quilts. Each figure
Ganesha in world religions (3,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cognate Buddhist art, He is depicted as a subdued god trampled by Buddhist deities like Aparajita, Parnasabari and Vignataka. The Tibetan Ganesha appears
Pala Empire (5,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Bhumichhidranyaya.[citation needed] Besides the images of the Buddhist deities, the images of Vishnu, Siva and Sarasvati were also constructed during
Anattā (7,910 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tibetan and Nepalese Buddhist deities Nairatmya and Hevajra in an embrace. Nairatmya is the goddess of emptiness, and of Anattā (non-self, non-soul, selflessness)
Mongolia (13,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
painted or made in appliqué technique. Bronze sculptures usually showed Buddhist deities. A number of great works are attributed to the first Jebtsundamba Khutuktu
Tamgaly-Tas Petroglyphs (Ili Kapshagai) (755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
foot of the river on 15 separate scattered blocks are large images of Buddhist deities and Tibetan and Oirat inscriptions. "Iconostases" consist of 5 images
Shingon Buddhism (5,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
along with anthropomorphic and symbolic representations to express Buddhist deities in their mandalas. There are four types of mandalas: Mahāmaṇḍala (大曼荼羅
Dharani (8,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vidya mantra represent the mind of male Buddhist deities, while dharani mantras of the female Buddhist deities. Theologically, the vidya mantras constitute
Iwakiyama Jinja (548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shrine. The three main peaks on Mount Iwaki were identified with the Buddhist deities of Amida Nyorai, Yakushi Nyorai and Kannon Bosatsu. During the Meiji
Tenshin Shōden Katori Shintō-ryū (3,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attributed their mastery to magical teachings transmitted by Shinto or Buddhist deities, by long-dead historical figures like Minamoto no Yoshitsune, or by
History of metallurgy in the Indian subcontinent (5,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
used to create copper-bronze images such as Buddhas or Hindu/Mahayana Buddhist deities. Xuanzang also noted that there were copper-bronze Buddha images in
Indonesian Esoteric Buddhism (2,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deification and worship of kings as Buddhas or Bodhisattvas. Important Buddhist deities included Prajnaparamita, Tara, Bhairava and Lokesvara. The fall of
Glossary of Japanese Buddhism (5,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
theory common in Japan before the Meiji period according to which Buddhist deities choose to appear as native kami to the Japanese in order to save them
Dragon (12,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also adapted dragons by subjecting them to Buddhist law; the Japanese Buddhist deities Benten and Kwannon are often shown sitting or standing on the back
Greco-Buddhism (6,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
evolved to incorporate more Indian and Asian elements. Several other Buddhist deities may have been influenced by Greek gods. For example, Heracles with
Shiva (17,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahākāla, the Buddhist name for Shiva. Shiva has been merged with Buddhist deities in East Asian Buddhism Daikokuten is a Shiva-Ōkuninushi fusion deity
Patola Shahis (1,891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Buddhas, devotees with Buddhist deities on the painted cover from Manuscript 3, Saṃghāṭa Sūtra, with a sample page in the Sharada script, commissioned
Buddhist art (8,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japan developed an extremely rich figurative art for the pantheon of Buddhist deities, sometimes combined with Hindu and Shinto influences. This art can
Shinto (15,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jindō; this was possibly first used as a Buddhist term to refer to non-Buddhist deities. Among the earliest known appearances of the term Shinto in Japan is
Tawang Monastery (3,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performed. The walls of the monastery also have a profusion of thangkas of Buddhist deities and saints. Curtains are suspended over the balcony and these are painted
Ninjas in popular culture (4,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shugendō.: 13  Here too, each word in the kuji was associated with Buddhist deities, animals from Taoist mythology, and later, Shinto kami.: 24–27  The
Mantra (11,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Śūraṅgama Mantra from the Śūraṅgama Sutra, which extensively references Buddhist deities such as the bodhisattvas Manjushri, Mahākāla, Sitatapatra, Vajrapani
Agni (9,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
art of the Mahayana tradition. In Tibet, he is one of the fifty-one Buddhist deities found in the mandala of medicine Buddha. He appears in Tibetan Manjushri's
Newar people (8,561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hindu, while Kathmandu is a mix of both. Generally, both Hindu and Buddhist deities are worshiped and festivals are celebrated by both religious groups
History of Sambalpur (2,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one can notice the invocation of various Buddhist Siddhacharyas and Buddhist deities in the mantras of the tribal to ward off evil spirits or cure some
Exile (1988 video game series) (2,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ritual in an attempt to revive Mani, and slaughters many Hindu and Buddhist deities. Sadler meets the head of the Knights Templar, Hugues de Payens, and
Batik (11,687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
line. 19 July 2013. Retrieved 1 May 2014. "Prajnaparamita and other Buddhist deities". Volkenkunde Rijksmuseum. Archived from the original on 2 May 2014
Xuanzang (11,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
country. He describes the ritual carrying and worship of the Buddha and Buddhist deities in this country with incense and flowers scattered in streets. He visits
Nalanda (12,187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
madhya-desha (central India) with one thousand caityas containing images of (Buddhist) deities, but Muslim robbers murdered him and his "blood flowed in the form
Women in Buddhism (9,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
veneration of females is found in Indian Buddhist texts, and female Buddhist deities are likewise described in positive terms and with reverence. Nevertheless
Buddhist meditation (11,710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Meditation through the use of complex guided imagery based on Buddhist deities like Tara is a key practice in Vajrayana. Visual aids such as this thangka
Golden jackal (11,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered to be the vahanas (vehicles) of various protective Hindu and Buddhist deities, particularly in Tibet. According to the flood myth of the Kamar people
Ink wash painting (10,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Masanobu specialized in Zen paintings as well as elaborate paintings of Buddhist deities and Bodhisattvas.Tenshō Shūbun (天章 周文, died c. 1444–50) was a Japanese
Nīlakaṇṭha Dhāraṇī (20,763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Avalokiteśvara, who was sometimes portrayed as introducing popular non-Buddhist deities (e.g. Hayagriva, Cundi) into the Buddhist pantheon by reciting their
Malaysian Chinese (17,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
worshipping) which include the worshipping of Buddha since Mahayana Buddhist deities are also commonly worshipped by the followers of Chinese traditional
Majapahit (18,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
classical paintings and Balinese wayang. The statues of Hindu gods and Buddhist deities in Majapahit art were also the continuations of its previous Singhasari
Thangka wall (1,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exhibit at certain festivals the gigantic pictures of Maitreya and other Buddhist deities, which are brought out and hung high up as great sheets outside the
Art of Champa (4,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Many of the sculptures are representations of particular Hindu and Buddhist deities, most prominently Shiva, but also Lokesvara, Visnu, Brahma, Devi, and
List of Special Places of Scenic Beauty, Special Historic Sites and Special Natural Monuments (2,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2675694 Ōya Magaibutsu (大谷磨崖仏, ōya magaibutsu) — 3 — Stone reliefs of Buddhist deities in a cave Tochigi UtsunomiyaUtsunomiya, Tochigi 36°35′46.35″N 139°49′16
Ichikawa Omezō as a Pilgrim and Ichikawa Yaozō as a Samurai (Toyokuni I) (2,259 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
"Objects, Symbols, and Weapons Held by 1000-Armed Kannon & Other Buddhist Deities." 2011. Accessed October 3, 2013. http://www.onmarkproductions
Sunda Kingdom (10,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Hyang figure, which considered possess higher status than Hindu-Buddhist deities, as it is shown in Sanghyang Siksakanda Ng Karesian manuscript (1518):
Charnel ground (5,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cognate Buddhist art, He is depicted as a subdued god trampled by Buddhist deities like Aparajita, Parnasabari and Vignataka. The Tibetan Ganesha appears
Soka Gakkai (18,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from Buddhist cosmology, and the remaining characters are names of Buddhist deities reputed to represent the various conditions of life. The organization
List of National Treasures of Japan (archaeological materials) (3,900 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
on January 18, 2015. Retrieved January 15, 2015. "Shinto Gods and Buddhist Deities: Syncretic Faith in Japanese Art". Nara National Museum. 2007. Archived
Taiseki-ji (4,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
building is known for its decorative transoms that depict various Buddhist deities that are believed to occupy the Treasure Tower of the Lotus Sutra.[citation
List of mythological objects (25,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Acala. Khanda represents wisdom cutting through ignorance. Hindu and Buddhist deities are often shown welding or holding khanda sword in religious art. Notably
Medieval Japanese literature (8,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the concept that the gods of Shinto are Japanese manifestations of Buddhist deities), and some (such as Eshin-sōzu Monogatari) are biographies of Buddhist
Kizil Caves (23,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decorated dome. The prototype for the dome decorated with standing Buddhist deities is to be found in Group C of the caves at Bamiyan. It can also be seen
Jōsei Toda (8,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also articulated an amalgam of Buddhism and Shintoism, claiming that Buddhist deities were only manifestations of the true Shinto deities, thus placing Shinto
Chinese numismatic charm (27,029 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Objects, Symbols, and Weapons – Held by 1000-Armed Kannon & Other Buddhist Deities. Retrieved: 26 May 2018. "Chinese Idiom Short Story – Showing Off One's
List of National Treasures of Japan (crafts: others) (6,353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
mid-Heian period and are a representation of honji suijaku, fusing Buddhist deities with local Shinto kami. Three early mirror icons with line engravings
Shussan Shaka (3,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is unique to Zen. Typically, Zen spurned iconographic depictions of Buddhist deities as seen in the art of other sects. However, early Zen placed great
Sakarin Krue-On (3,646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
mural painting. The stencils took the forms of traditional Thai (not Buddhist) deities. The designs on the walls were created to fade over time, slowly becoming
Religious information by country (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temples, as well as dozens of village temples and houses dedicated to Buddhist deities; 30 Taoist temples; three Catholic cathedrals, 18 Catholic churches