"Palden Lhamo" is the only female among the eight great dharampalas (Protectors of Buddhism). She is a protectress of Buddhist governments everywhere, including the Dalai Lamas and their government in Lhasa.
Rahula- The main functions of a dharmapāla are said to be to avert the inner and outer obstacles that prevent spiritual practitioners from attaining spiritual realizations, as well as to foster the necessary conditions for their practice.
My entry for the FolkFools project (from the fb page: FolkFools is a collective art book born to raise funds to protect the endangered Sea Turtles of Lampedusa) We sold it at the Lucca Comics & Games 2015 and it will not be reprinted.
Also known as Red Tara, Kurukulle is principally associated with the enlightened activity of magnetizing. She is invoked to increase wisdom and to gather the conditions necessary to practice the Dharma. This is one aspect of Tara, a protector! .. http://taradigesu.com/gallery/kurukulle/?portfolioID=148