Manjushree is the God of divine wisdom whose worship confers mastery of the Dharma, retentive memory, mental perfection and eloquence. He is the embodiment of the characteristics of an Enlightened mind. He is also one of the Bodhisatwas. He is considered the founder of Nepalese civilization and the creator of Kathmandu Valley. he is holding the flaming sword wisdom with his right hand and a book called Prainaparmita with his left hand. His hand is in a teaching gesture (Gyan Mudra). He has many name such as Manjuvajra, Manjughosa, Vagishvara, Arpacana etc.