Green Tara

Buddhist - A Tibetan queen who was regarded as an incarnation of Tara in Nepal. Wife of Song-tsen Gam Po. She was originally a Nepalese princess, Bhrkuti-Tara, who married the Tibetan warrior-king and was recognised as an incarnation of Syamatara. In this form, Tara acts as guardian during the night. She is depicted as holding a book and a rosary. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Green Tara, Tara, Tara, Kuan Yin, Queen of Heaven, Queen of Knowledge, Tarini, Arya-Tara, Bhrkuti-Tara, Dhanada, Ekajata, Janguli, Jayatara, Mahacinatara, Padmatara, Pandaravasini, Parnassavari, Prajna(paramita), Sitatara, Sukla-Tara, Syamatara, Vajratara, Vasya-Tara, Vidjyarajni, Chinese Kuan Yin, Tibetan Dolma, sGrol-ma, Blue Tara, Red Tara, Tara Amba, White Tara, Tara Dharani, Tara Dharani, Tara Utpala, Tara Utpala, Tibetan sGrol-Ilang or Tibetan sGrol-Ilang.

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