Virudhaka is a major deity in Buddhism
. Virudhaka is a symbol of success
and progress. Virudhara is the ruler of the wind. His sword is to protect Dharma
and also to symbolize power over ignorance
. Virudhaka is the Guardian of the Southern Direction. Virudhaka, leader of the Kumbhanda
, is a worldly guardian worshipped as a protector. He lives on the south side of the lower slopes of Mount Meru
in the Heaven of the .