Tara is a tantric meditation deity whose practice is used by practitioners of the Tibetan branch of Vajrayana Buddhism to develop certain inner qualities and understand outer, inner and secret teachings about compassion and emptiness.
The most widely known forms of Tārā are:
• Green Tārā,
• White Tārā, also known for compassion, long life, healing and serenity; also known as The Wish-fulfilling Wheel, or Cintachakra
• Red Tārā, of fierce aspect associated with magnetizing all good things
• Yellow Tārā,
• Blue Tārā,