This is the name of Buddha when he visits Japan. Apparently his name in the original sanskrit was too squiggly for Japanese writing brushes to tackle, so they renamed him. Japanese Buddhism is full of this kind of thing.
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Shaka Nyorai Facts and Figures
Name: Shaka Nyorai
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Shaka
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
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Article last revised on September 20, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders