Vajravega is a wisdom deity, the principal protector deity for the Kalachakra Cycle of Tantras. Sometimes Vajravega and Kalachakra are conflated and misidentified due to their similar appearance. Vajravega is the wrathful aspect of Kalachakra who is an extremely powerful form of spiritual protection.
This includes three sections,
entering the Mandalacircumambulating it and making prostrationssetting the disciples in the pledges, and descent of the wisdom beings upon expressing the words of truth.
1. Entering the Mandala
While the Vajramaster says the mantra of the Vajra guard of the eastern gate, the ritual attendant draws back the curtain. The disciples imagine that the Vajra guard opens the door. Saying the mantra and holding the Vajra in the lama’s hand they imagine entering the .