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Yamantaka

Yamāntaka (Sanskrit: यमान्तक Yamāntaka or Vajrabhairava Tibetan: གཤིན་རྗེ་གཤེད་, རྡོ་རྗེ་འཇིགས་བྱེད།, Wylie: gshin rje gshed; rdo rje 'jigs byed; Korean: 대위덕명왕 DaeWiDeokMyeongWang; Japanese: 大威徳明王 Daitokumyōō; simplified Chinese: 大威德金刚; traditional Chinese: 大威德金剛; pinyin: Dà Wēidé Jīngāng; Mongolian: Эрлэгийн Жаргагчи Erlig-jin Jarghagchi) is the "lord of death" deity of Vajrayana Buddhism. Sometimes he is conceptualized as "conqueror of death". He belongs of the Anuttarayoga Tantra class popular deity within the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism. →Wikipedia


Vajrabhairava大威德金刚大威德金剛རྡོ་རྗེ་འཇིགས་བྱེད།WadźrabhajrawaЯмантакаயமாந்தகர்ยมานตกะJamāntaka大威徳明王იამანტაკაJamantakaJamántakaयमान्तक

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Figure of Yamantaka dancing on a buffalo
figurine1001-1200
Figure of Vajrabhairava with consort
figurine1751-1800

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