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Buddhist Deity: Samantabhadri (Buddha)

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The female deity Samantabhadri, consort of Samantabhadra Buddha, typically does not appear in painting or sculpture separate from the male consort. However, Samantabhadri can be found drawn independently in sets of initiation cards that are used during Nyingma initiation rituals.

Jeff Watt 9-2016