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  Wirupak

 

Thailand

A miniature khon mask of Thao Wirupak, the Thai interpretation of Virupaksa, the Indian lokapala of the West, whose followers are the nagas. Hence, he is here depicted wearing a chadah-style crown, which is topped with the figure of a naga.

See also LIST OF RAMAKIEN CHARACTERS.