He is the supreme Buddha of the Shingon Buddhist sect.
Incomprehensively wise, this Japanese incarnation of Vairocana holds his left index finger, wears a crown (sometimes with a dog’s head in it) and meditates. What can he be thinking?
Dainichi Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Dainichi-Nyorai
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Everything
Area of expertise: Supreme, Everything
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Article last revised on September 20, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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