JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

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MONJU

Japanese Wisdom God

Also known as MONJU-BOSATSU

Japanese edition of the Bodhisattva Manjusri

This is the incarnation of MANJUSRI, one of the BODHISATTVAS. His specialist subject is Education, Enlightenment and Wisdom.

Okay, they all get involved in that sort of thing, but this one also has a sword to cut down obstacles.

MONJU FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MONJU
Location : Japan
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Wisdom
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : MONJU-BOSATSU
Popularity index : 6041
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Article last updated on 14 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MONJU: God of Wisdom from Japanese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 14 Jan. 2014. Web. 28 August 2014.

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