|White Tara is often referred to as the Mother of all the Buddhas. She represents
the motherly aspect of compassion. Her white colour indicates purity, but also
indicates that she is Truth, complete and undifferentiated.
She has seven eyes: the two usual eyes, plus an eye in the centre of her forehead
and eyes in each of her hands and feet. These indicate that she sees all suffering
and all cries for help in the human world using both ordinary and psychic or
extraordinary means of perception. They thus symbolize the vigilance of her
OM TARE TUTTARE TURE SOHA