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ལག་ན་རྡོ་རྗེ། | Glossary of Terms


    lag na rdo rje


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Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Vajrapāṇi
  • ལག་ན་རྡོ་རྗེ།
  • lag na rdo rje
  • vajrapāṇi

These vajra wielders are like the Vajrapāṇi who was the yakṣa that acted as the Buddha’s bodyguard. In the Mantrayāna there appeared the bodhisattva named Vajrapāṇi.