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12 Heavenly Generals

The 12 Heavenly Generals protect and serve the Yakushi Nyorai (the Medicine Buddha). They are also known as the Juuni Yakusha Taishou, or Juuni Shinnou and derive from the Hindu, Yasha. http://www.onmarkproductions.com/html/12-generals.shtml
 
Twelve Yaksa
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