Khandro

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Tibetan: མཁའ་འགྲོ་ (khandro)   Chinese: 護法

A Dharmapala is a Dharma protector is Buddhism. In Vajrayana, Dharmapalas are often depicted in fearsome appearance but are embodiments of compassion that act a wrathful way for the benefits of sentient beings.


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Synonyms/Additional Terms:
མཁའ་འགྲོ་, 護法, Dharmapala

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