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Śakra (P. Sakka; T. brgya byin བརྒྱ་བྱིན་; C. di-shi) is the name for the ruler of the Heaven of the Thirty-Three (Trāyastriṃśa). He is often associated with the Vedic god Indra. He is commonly referred to in Buddhist texts as "Śakra, king of the gods."
- ↑ Robert E. Buswell Jr., Donald S. Lopez Jr., The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism (Princeton: 2014), s.v. Śakra