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5 Buddha Families

5 Buddha Families
 
  1. The Tathagata or Buddha family, represented by a wheel, has the main Buddha-figure Vairochana.
  2. The jewel family, represented by a jewel, has the main Buddha-figure Ratnasambhava.
  3. The lotus family, represented by a lotus, has the main Buddha-figures Amitabha and Avalokiteshvara.
  4. The karma family, represented by a sword, has the main Buddha-figures Amoghasiddhi and Tara.
  5. The vajra family, represented by a vajra, has the main Buddha-figure Akshobhya
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