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Green Tara

By offering praises and requests to Mother Tara, the female Buddha of wisdom and active compassion, we increase our fearlessness and swift wisdom and come under Tara’s loving care and protection.

Her green-coloured body symbolizes that she is the fully purified wind element and can respond swiftly to the prayers of those in need.

In lifetime after lifetime, Tara has manifested in female form to demonstrate that enlightenment is attainable by men and women alike.

See the sadhanas Liberation from Sorrow and Great Compassionate Mother, and the CD Songs of Liberation.


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