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Buddha statue of Myoo(明王, Vidyā-rāja)
Unlike other Buddha statue, Myoo express rage on the face. Because the gods follow the order of Dainichi-nyorai to make people who deny Buddhism submit and believe in. In addition to the expression, they have dynamic power with a roaring fire and various weapons.
As the connection to Dainichi-nyorai, we can’t find the position of Myoo except in esoteric Buddhism. “Myo”(明) means mantra and the other”O”(王) represents king.
The five great wisdom kings
Fudo-myoo(不動明王, Acala naatha)
Kongo Yasha-myoo(金剛夜叉明王, Vajra-yak a)
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