Aizen Myōō, The Wisdom King of Passion

Ink, color, and gold on silk | 37.6 x 16.1in | 16th century

Unknown Japanese

The fierce Buddhist deity known as Aizen Myōō is one of four Wisdom Kings who guard the four cardinal directions (north, south, west, east) around a central king known as the Immovable One (Fudō Myōō). Aizen is believed to have the ability to transfo...
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