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Buddhist Deity: Amaravajra Devi

Amaravajra Devi | Long-life Deities Outline Page | Chakrasamvara Main Page

Amaravajra Devi (Tibetan: chi me dor je lha mo) is a long-life deity arising from the Chakrasamvara cycle of Tantras. She is slightly wrathful, white in colour, with eight faces and sixteen hands. Amaravajra Devi also belongs to the set of 'Thirteen Golden Dharmas' of the Sakya tradition.

(The detail above is taken from the painting of White Chakrasamvara - see image below).

Jeff Watt 5-2003