5 Animals

5 Animals In India these become 5 animals for transport:
West Amitabha Peacock
South Centre North
Ratnasambhava Vairocana Amoghasiddhi
Horse Lion Mythical Bird
East Elephant
In China these 5 animals are linked with the 5 forms of change and are integrated in the Taoist tradition to mark shifts from physical towards spiritual. See: Dragon, Tiger... 5 Animals and 5 Emotions