Bishamonten noragami wiki

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Checklist Of Japanese Divine Beings.

Bishamonten the God of War is a significant god in Japanese folklore. Bishamonten and also Shitenno iconography is connected to the Four Holy Symbols, a Chinese group of four epic animals (dragon, red bird, tiger, turtle) that safeguard the 4 cardinal directions (eastern, south, west, north). Above line drawings from Butsuzō-zu-i 仏像図彙, “Gathered Illustrations of […]

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