Vinayaka

Japanese - Son of Maheshvara and Uma. Brother of Sannayaka. He was a very violent character but reformed when he married his sister, Sannayaka. Their embracing figures are depicted in the form of Kwangiden. In some accounts he is a Buddhist demon and is depicted as having the head of an elephant, often dancing on a rat. Sometimes referred to as Vinayaka.

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