Buddhist mythology

VAIROCANA

Buddhist Wisdom God

Also known as VAIROCHANA, MAHAVAIROCANA, MAHAVAIROCHANA

A very important Buddha

He is the principal figure of the five eternally meditating DHYANI-BUDDHAS. He sits in the middle of a MANDALA in a white for delusion mode.

His Japanese incarnation is DAINICHI.

Vairocana Facts and Figures

Name: Vairocana
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: VAIROCHANA, MAHAVAIROCANA, MAHAVAIROCHANA

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

In charge of: Wisdom
Area of expertise: Wisdom

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

References: Coming soon.

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