TIBETAN MYTHOLOGY

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NAGPO-CHENPO

Tibetan Hero God

Also known as MAHAKALA

A demon-slaying incarnation of Shiva

One of the DHARMAPALAS.

He is identified with SHIVA in righteous wrathful Tibetan Buddhist mode.

NAGPO-CHENPO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NAGPO-CHENPO
Location : Tibet
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Heroics
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : MAHAKALA
Popularity index : 156
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Article last updated on 21 August 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "NAGPO-CHENPO: Hero God from Tibetan mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Aug. 2014. Web. 30 August 2014.

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