Buddhist Mythology

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Tibetan (Bon) Protection Deity

Also known as Srungma

Ghostly deities of Protection in Tibetan Bon

They appear to have started out as quite scary figures from the original Tibetan Bon religion, being the restless spirits of people who had died an unnatural death. Only later they became absorbed into the niceness of Buddhist thought.

GodNote: Sorry this Srung-ma article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Srung-ma Facts and Figures

Name: Srung-ma
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Srungma

Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: Deity
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Protection
Area of expertise: Protection

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 2341

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Article last revised on November 18, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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