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Gomazhi means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: Mandala Texts: Yakchoe: The Grand Festival of Ura Village

Gomazhi is the name of a dance-component of the Chana Dorje performance of the Yakchoe festival celebrated in the village Ura Makrong in Bhutan.—The set of dances depicting the Chana Dorje maṇḍala and the associated spiritual practices is the main ceremony of Ura Yakchoe, and is unique to this festival. [...] The main component is the throchu dance of Chana Dorje and the ten wrathful deities in his retinue. The dance of gomazhi, or the four door guardians, takes place in the middle of the main throchu dance.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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