The Buddhist deity Gigeiten is a celestial maiden who is said to have been born from the hairline of the god Shiva, from Indian mythology, when she was playing a musical instrument. She has an attractive face and figure and excels at dancing and playing instrumental music. Because she quickly becomes good at performances, she is fervently worshiped by people who pursue many artistic skills or wish to become good at them. Her form is a celestial maiden. She holds up celestial flowers in her left hand and holds her hem with her right hand. She is considered to bring about mastery of the arts, protection of the performing arts, and perfect happiness and prosperity.