Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...

LOKAPALAS

Hindu Directions Gods

The Four Hindu Guardians of Directions

They are Indra: East. Yama: South. Varuna: West. Kubera: North.

They have Buddhist equivalents in several neighboring countries. See Shitenno and Si Da Tian Wang.

Lokapalas Facts and Figures

Name: Lokapalas
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Direction
Area of expertise: Direction, Directions

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

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