Terms

SW SE NW NE

SW SE NW NE

Surya Agni Pavana/Vayu Soma/Chandra

cf. Cologne Sanksrit Dictionary
lokapAla....
Indra , of the East ; 2. Agni , of South-east ; 3. Yama , of South ; 4. Surya , of South-west ; 5. Varuna , of West ; 6. Pavana or Vayu , of North-west ; 7. Kubera , of North ; 8. Soma or Candra of North-east ; others substitute Nir-riti for 4 and Isani or Prithivi1 for 8 ; according to Dharmas. the Buddhists enumerate 4 or 8 or 10 or 14 Loka-pa1las) S3Br. &c. &c.
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