is the most ancient Buddhas among the Dhyani Buddhas. He said to reside in the
Sukhabati heaven in peaceful meditation. He is of red colour originating from
the red syllable HRIH. He represents cosmic element of Sanjna (name). His vehicles
peacock. He exhibits Samadhi Mudra with his two palms folded face up one on top
of the other lying on his lap. He has a lotus as his sign. When represented on
the stupa, he always faces the west. He is worshipped thinking that one can have
salvation. Sometimes holding a Patra on the same posture. His female is Pandara.
Amitabha denotes "Boundless light" of Incomprehensible.