Buddhist - The just king who will rule the earth at the time of the coming of Maitreya. Also known as Shankha.


Hindu - The horn of victory. This was a conch-shell, one of the attributes of Vishnu, which was the twelfth object to be created at the Churning of the Ocean. Identified as shankha.
Hindu - A snake-god. One of the mahanagas. Sometimes identified as Shankha.

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