Sarasvati (Skt. Sarasvatī; Tib. དབྱངས་ཅན་མ་, Yangchenma; Wyl. dbyangs can ma) -
- the goddess of wisdom, literary and poetry, often depicted as white or red in colour and playing a lute, or
- one of the Twenty-One Taras, also white in colour; peaceful and smiling, she holds a lotus upon which is a mirror marked which the syllable Hrī.
In the Tantric tradition Sarasvati is classified as a wisdom-generating deity.
Teachings Given to the Rigpa Sangha
- ↑ according to the tradition of of Shakyashri Bhadra and Sakya Pandita Kunga Gyeltsen.