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RELIGION & MYTHOLOGY

  

 

 

  jatulohkabahn

 

Myanmar

Jatulohkabahn, i.e. the four guardians that protect the world by presiding over the four points of the compass, and that in Myanmar are known as Satu Lokapala (fig.). Here, they are holding a conch, reminiscent of Thagyamin (fig.), the Lord of the Nats.