Phra Paratamuni (พระภรตมุนี)
Thai-Pali. Name for a hermit or
that appears in
he is depicted with a golden complexion, two large frontal teeth that stand
somewhat apart, and a white moustache. In other
he usually has a pinkish or white complexion (fig.).
He is described as an actor and dancer, as well as the personal teacher of all
poses. His name can also be pronounced Parotamuni, Parotmuni or Protmuni, and
translates as ‘hermit-dancer’ or ‘dancing sage’. He is also known by the
and is sometimes referred to as
‘hermit-teacher’. See also
LIST OF RAMAKIEN CHARACTERS.