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iconography - deities, holy beings & demons
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Buddhist deities



Holy beings, animal gods & demons


» Buddha » Vidyârâja

» Shintô deities » animal gods & mythic creatures

» Bodhisattva » Deva
» Rakan = Arhat » demons, ghosts & goblins