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4 Guardians of Heaven: India

4 Kings


Vaisravana (Kuvera, Kubera)= North
Yellow

Virupaksa = West Dhrtirastra = East
Red White
Virudhaka = South
Blue


Other important constellations were the lokapAlas (লোকপালঃ) (protector of the ‘visible’ or worlds), which might have been Sirius to the east, Ursa Major to the north, Corvus to the west, and Argo Navis to the South.

North
Ursa Maior
West East
Corvus Sirius

South
Argo Naviis

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