Buddhist mythology

DHYANI BUDDHAS

Buddhist Wisdom Gods

Also known as Dhyanibuddhas, Five Wisdom Buddhas, Five Celestial Buddhas

Five deeply pondering Buddhas

They are the Famous Five BUDDHAS of Mystical Meditation who live high above the universe and spend their time contemplating it all.

Their names are AKSHOBHYA, AMITABHA, AMOGHASIDDHI, RATNASAMBHAVA and VAIROCANA.

The DHYANI-BUDDHAS are frequently featured in a MANDALA with VAIROCANA at the center. If you wish to participate in their meditations that is probably a good place to start.

Dhyani Buddhas Facts and Figures

Name: Dhyani Buddhas
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Dhyanibuddhas, Five Wisdom Buddhas, Five Celestial Buddhas

Gender: Male
Type: deity
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Wisdom
Area of expertise: Wisdom

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 3525

Article last updated on 30 November 2017 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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