Mahamayuri

Buddhist - An aspect of Amoghasiddhi. A female bodhisattva. One of the 5 Pancharakshas. She is depicted as having three eyes and three or four heads, guards the northern quarter and protects against snake-bite. Sometimes identified as Mahamayuri, Amoghasiddhi, Amoghasiddhi, Dhanada, Kamaheruka, Kharmaheruka, Mahasritara, Sitatara, Vajrasrnkhala, Vasya-tara, Vishvapani, Hindu Indra, Japanese Fuku-joju, Shaka, Tibetan Don-yod-grub-pa, Donyo-dup-pa, Great Peacock Lady, Great Peacock Lady, Japanese Kujaku- myoo or Japanese Kujaku- myoo.

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