Acala

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Acala

[ə′kal·ə]
(botany)
A type of cotton indigenous to Mexico and cultivated in Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas.
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Chapter three continues with the subject of the center, but with a new central deity, Fudo Myoo (Skt.
These circuits include temples dedicated to Fudo myoo (the Immovable Wisdom King) and Jizo bosatsu (a psychopomp bodhisattva who escorts the departed--especially young children and either aborted or miscarried fetuses--to be reborn in Amida Buddha's Pure Land).
Importantly, among the shrine's statues of deities can be found many Buddhist divinities like Fudo Myoo as well as the founder of esoteric Buddhism in Japan, Kobo Daishi.