(White Manjushri)
Enlightenment-
aspect of
highest
transcendental
wisdom (book),
used to free
oneself from
karmic bondages
(sword).
In this color he is
an emanation
of the
ether element
(Buddha Vairocana).
The snow-lion,
on which he rides,
symbolizes
the overcoming
of the ego.
His mantra is:
OM WA KI DAE
NA MA.

Jamyang Karpo
Colored Tibetan
woodblock print
(Nepal)
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