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  Nezha on Wheel of Fire

 

Thailand

The Taoist warrior and protector deity Nezha, standing on the Wheel of Fire (fig.) and depicted in a form known as san tou liu bi (fig.), i.e. with three faces and six arms, of which one face is red, the other green, while the multiple arms are holding a variety of attributes, including his magical Golden Hoop and Fire Spear.