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Chi Guo Tian (with Chinese lute)

  Chi Guo Tian (with Chinese lute)

 

Thailand

Bronze statue of Chi Guo Tian, one of the Chinese Four Heavenly Kings, holding a Chinese lute known as a pipa (fig.), which stands for harmony and represents the balanced power with which he rules. On his head he wears a dbu rgyan (fig.).

1247'16.1"N 10057'19.3"E