Purification & Healing | Deities According to Function (Buddhist)
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- Purification & Healing Explanation
- Purification Deities Page
- Purification Deities Outline
- Tantric Medicine & Healing Outline Page
Vajrasattva is the principal deity of purification for moral and ethical faults, however for specific defilements and sickness there is a wide range of specialized deities.
The subject in general has two broad distinctions which overlap in many ways:  Purification,  Healing. These can further be sub-divided into the Four Activities of  Peaceful,  Increasing  Powerful and  Wrathful.
Jeff Watt 5-2000 [updated 6-2017]