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Padmapani


Padmapani, with lotus in hand, is a Buddhist god, also a bodhisattva and a distinct form of Avalokitesvara. His color is red, and attributes are the book, image of Amitabha on the crown, knot of hair, lotus, rosary, trident and water jar; and he is three-eyed. A.G.H.


Source:

Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 198

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