Aṣṭa-Dikpāla (अष्ट-दिक्पाल), literally meaning guardians of eight directions. They are often augmented with two extra deities for the ten directions (the two extra directions being zenith and nadir), when they are known as the Daśa-dikpāla. In Hinduism it is traditional to represent their images on the walls and ceilings of Hindu temples.   
Ancient Java and Bali Hinduism recognize Nava-Dikpāla, literally meaning guardians of nine directions, that consist of eight directions with one addition in the center. The nine guardian gods of directions is called Dewata Nawa Sanga (Nine guardian devata), the diagram of these guardian gods of directions is featured in Surya Majapahit, the emblem of Majapahit empire.
There are strong similarities between the concept of the guardians of the directions and the lore surrounding the Chinese four symbols, four ancestral spirits who are responsible for four of the cardinal directions (North, South, East, and West).
The names of the Dikpālas vary slightly, but generally include the following:
NameDirectionMantraWeaponConsortGraha (Planet)Guardian Matrika
KuberaNorthOṃ Shaṃ Kuberāya NamaḥGadā (mace)KuberajāyāBudha (Mercury)Kumari
YamaSouthOṃ Maṃ Yamāya NamaḥDaṇḍa(staff)YamiMaṅgala (Mars)Varahi
IndraEastOṃ Laṃ Indrāya NamaḥVajra (thunderbolt)ŚacīSūrya (Sun)Aindri
VaruṇaWestOṃ Vaṃ Varuṇāya NamaḥPāśa (noose)NalaniŚani (Saturn)Varuni
ĪśānaNortheastOṃ Haṃ Īśānāya NamaḥTriśūla (trident)ParvatiBrihaspati (Jupiter)Māheśvarī
AgniSoutheastOṃ Raṃ Agnaye NamaḥŚakti(Spear)SvāhāŚukra (Venus)Meshavahini
VāyuNorthwestOṃ Yaṃ Vayuve NamaḥAṅkuśa (goad)BharatiChandra (Moon)Mrigavahini
Nirṛti
(sometimes
Rakṣasa)
SouthwestOṃ Kṣaṃ Rakṣasāya NamaḥKhaḍga (sword)KhaḍgīRāhu (North Lunar Node)Khadagadharini
ViṣṇuNadirOṃ Klim Vishnave NamaḥChakra (discus)LakṣmīLagnaVaishnavi
BrahmāZenithOṃ Hriṃ Brahmaṇe NamaḥPadma (lotus)SarasvatīKetu (South Lunar Node)Brahmani

Directions in Hindu tradition

Directions in Hindu tradition are called as DiśaDisha or Dik. There are four primary directions and a total of 10 directions.
EnglishSanskrit
EastPūrva, Prāchi, Prāk
WestPaścima, Pratīchi, Apara
NorthUttara, Udīchi
SouthDakshina, Avāchi
North-EastĪśānya
South-EastĀgneya
North-WestVāyavya
South-WestNairṛti
ZenithŪrdhva
NadirAdho

Lokapālas

In Hinduism the Guardians of the four cardinal directions are called the Lokapālas (लोकपाल). They are:
Images of the Lokapālas are usually placed in pairs at the entrance to tombs. As Guardians they can call upon the spirits of the next world to help them protect the tomb if necessary.

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  1. GRAHAS DIRECTION MENTIONED WRONGLY, CHECK THIS AND CORRECT http://www.navagraha-temples.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Navagrahas.jpg

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  2. EAST - VENUS
    NORTH - JUPITER
    SOUTH - MARS
    NORTH EAST - MERCURY
    SOUTH EAST - MOON

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