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Who is Who Among the Buddhist Deities - Learn how to classify the deities
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Buddha (Nyorai, Tathagata) Statues
Amulets
Amitabha
Bhaisajya guru
Mahavairocana
Other Buddha Statues
Sakyamuni (Shakya)

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Bodhisattva (Bosatsu) Statues
Amulets
Akasagarbha
Avalokitesvara
Ksitigarbha
Mahasthamaprapta
Maitreya
Manjusri
Samantabhadra

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Myo-o and Deva (Tenbu) Statues
Acala
Ebisu (J)
Mahakala
Maharaja (Lokapala)
Maitreya (Fat Buddha)
Marici
Naga (Dragons)
Ragaraja
Sarasvati
Seven Lucky Gods (J)
Vaisravana
Vajrapani
Vajrasattva

Buddha Statues Menu

Jump to Amitabha Menu (Amida Buddha), the Main Deity of the Pure Land Sects and the Afterlife (Beyond)

Jump to Bhaisajya Menu (Medicine Buddha, Yakushi, Healing Buddha)

Jump to Mahavairocana Menu (Dainichi Buddha), the Central Deity of Tantric & Esoteric Buddhism

Jump to Other Tathagata (Buddha) Menu

Jump to Shakyamuni Menu for statues of the Historical Buddha (Siddhartha, Gautama)

Amitabha
8 Products
Salvation

Z = Dog & Boar

Bhaisajya guru
3 Products
Healing, Medicine

Mahavairocana
7 Products
Awareness

Z = Sheep/Monkey

Tathagata
4 Products
Other Buddha

Sakyamuni (Shakya)
6 Products
Historical Buddha

Siddhartha Gotama


Bodhisattva Statues Menu

Jump to Samantabhadra  Bodhisattva Menu, Lord of Praxis Practice

Jump to Ksitigarbha  Bodhisattva Menu, Savior from Hell's Toments and Helper in This Life

Jump to Avalokitesvara  Bodhisattva Menu, the Lord of Compassion

Jump to Akasagarbha  Bodhisattva Menu, Lord of Memory and Artisans

Jump to Maitreya  Bodhisattva Menu, the Buddha of Love, the Buddha of the Future

Jump to Manjusri Bodhisattva Menu, the Lord of Wisdom

Jump to Mahasthamaprapta Bodhisattva Menu, acolyte to Amida Buddha. Mahasthama is the lord of strength and wisdom.

Samantabhadra
8 Products
Practice

Z=Snake/Dragon

Ksitigarbha
10 Products
Redeemer

Avalokitesvara
19 Products
Compassion

Z = Rat

Akasagarbha
6 Products
Intelligence

Z = Ox / Tiger

Maitreya
4 Products
Love, Future

Manjusri
5 Products
Wisdom

Z = Rabbit

Mahasthama
5 Products
Strength

Z = Horse


Other Major Deities in Tibetan Buddhism

Jump to Ragaraja Menu, King of Passion and Desire

Jump to Vaisravana Menu, Lord of the North, Lord of the Law, Lord of Warriors

Jump to Mahakala Menu, God of Agricultural, Cereals, and Wealth

Jump to Ebisu Menu (God of the Ocean and Fishin Folk)

Jump to Naga Menu (Dragon Menu). Lord of Rain, Tempests, and Protector of Buddhist Law

Jump to Acala Menu, Wrathful Lord of Immovable Faith

Jump to Maitreya Menu, Lord of Happiness, Contentment, and Bliss

Ragaraja
1 Product
Lust

Vaisravana
3 Products
Law

Mahakala
9 Products
Wealth

Ebisu (J)
9 Products
Sea God

Naga
6 Products
Dragons

Acala
9 Products
Resolute

Z = Rooster

Maitreya
3 Products
Bliss

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Jump to Marici Menu, Goddess of Warriors & Escaping the Notice of Enemies

Jump to Vajrapani Menu, The two stand guard outside temple gates.

Jump to Menu for Dor je sem pa (Zao Gongen), Protector of Sacred Mountains in Japan

Seven Lucky Gods of Japan
Three Different Sets

No Sanskrit Equivalent

Marici
1 Product
Warriors

Vajrapani
3 Products
Vajra Holders

Vajrasattva
1 Product
Mountain King

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