Vajrapani

Buddhist - A god of holy teaching. One of the Dhyanibodhisattvas of Mahayana Buddhism. Son of Akshobyha and Mamaki. In the Buddhist version of the story of Rahu and the stolen amrita, Vajrapani was left in charge of the elixir. Rahu stole it and left his own urine in its place. Vajrapani was forced to drink the urine and, when Rahu was caught, cut off his head. He is regarded as a guardian against snakebite and is depicted holding a thunderbolt. At times, called Vajrapani, Acala-Vajrapani, Acala-Vajrapani, Vajrapani, Acarya-Vajrapani, Acarya-Vajrapani, Vajrapani, Indra, Indra, Aptya, Bhatara Guru, Divaspati, Gadhi, Is(h)vara, Is(h)wara), Mahendra, Meghavahana, Prajapati, Purandara, Sa-yoni, Sakka, Samraj, Sarasraksha, Sayoni, Shachipati, Shakra, Svargapati, Trita, Vajri, Vasava, Vishvakarma, Vritrahan, Vrtraghna, Buddhist Amoghasiddhi, SakraBurmese Hkun-sa-ya, Cambodian Prah En, Chinese Ti-shih, Wei-t'o, Yin-to-lo, Greek Zeus, Japanese Shaka, TaishakuPersian Verethragna, Tamil Venda, Pajanya, Trita Aptya, Rahu, Rahu, Adhrapuisacha, Ketu, Abhapisacha, grabber or Chinese Lo-hou.
Hindu - A name of Indra holding. The thunderbolt. Also referred to as Vajrapani, Acala-Vajrapani, Acala-Vajrapani, Vajrapani, Acarya-Vajrapani, Acarya-Vajrapani, Vajrapani, Indra, Indra, Aptya, Bhatara Guru, Divaspati, Gadhi, Is(h)vara, Is(h)wara), Mahendra, Meghavahana, Prajapati, Purandara, Sa-yoni, Sakka, Samraj, Sarasraksha, Sayoni, Shachipati, Shakra, Svargapati, Trita, Vajri, Vasava, Vishvakarma, Vritrahan, Vrtraghna, Buddhist Amoghasiddhi, SakraBurmese Hkun-sa-ya, Cambodian Prah En, Chinese Ti-shih, Wei-t'o, Yin-to-lo, Greek Zeus, Japanese Shaka, TaishakuPersian Verethragna, Tamil Venda, Pajanya, Trita Aptya, Rahu, Rahu, Adhrapuisacha, Ketu, Abhapisacha, grabber or Chinese Lo-hou.

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