One of the five Dhyani Buddhas, he is a red Buddha of Contemplation who faces west.
He is Principal Buddha in the Pure Land branch of Buddhism where he sits on a lotus flower throne and welcomes visitors, especially if they have come to repent their sins.
Amitabha Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Heaven
Area of expertise: Heaven
Good/Evil Rating: GREAT, really beneficial
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Article last revised on September 20, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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