Buddhist Mythology

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PAÑCIKA

Indian Love God

Also known as Pañcika, Pangika, Panjika

Buddhist Commander of Love and War

He is in charge of the Yakshas Army of Spiritual Entities.

He is the consort of Hariti and together their statues are highly popular symbols of marital love. Make love, not war.

Pañcika also has an army of children — five hundred of them in fact. This is what comes of marrying a Goddess of Children.

Pañcika Facts and Figures

Name: Pañcika
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Pañcika, Pangika, Panjika

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

In charge of: Love
Area of expertise: Love

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 733

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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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