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Kongō-Haramitsu
Kongo Haramitsu Bodhisattva.jpg
Sanskrit:  Vajraparamita
অবলোকিতেশ্বর
Japanese:  金剛波羅蜜菩薩 Kongō-Haramitsu Bosatsu
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Venerated by:  Mahayana, Vajrayana

Kongō-Haramitsu (Japanese: 金剛波羅蜜菩薩, Sanskrit: Vajraparamita) is a Bodhisattva of the Buddhist Pantheon, belonging especially to the Esoteric Buddhism tradition of Vajrayana. Kongō-Haramitsu is one of the deities of the Five Mysteries of Vajrasattva, where it appears as one of the four Paramitas.[1] Kongō-Haramitsu is also a central deity of the Buddhist Pantheon of Tōji Temple.

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  1. ^ Tantric Buddhism in East Asia Richard Karl Payne p.134 [1]
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