Buddha-Weekly-Buddhist Naga, in the form of a great cobra of many heads protects Buddha as he meditated under the Bodhi Tree-Buddhism

Famously, the Great Naga Mucalinda protected the Buddha for six days as he meditated under the Bodhi Tree. This is commemorated in countless statues of Buddha with a multi-headed Naga shielding him from the rain.

Famously, the Great Naga Mucalinda protected the Buddha for six days as he meditated under the Bodhi Tree. This is commemorated in countless statues of Buddha with a multi-headed Naga shielding him from the rain.

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Lee Kane

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Lee Kane is the editor of Buddha Weekly, since 2007. His main focuses as a writer are mindfulness techniques, meditation, Dharma and Sutra commentaries, Buddhist practices, international perspectives and traditions, Vajrayana, Mahayana, Zen. He also covers various events.
Lee also contributes as a writer to various other online magazines and blogs.

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