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A magnificent large wood figure of Manjusri seated on a lion. China, Yuan dynasty, 14th century
Japanese National Treasure, Statue of Unchu Kuyo Bosatsu 雲中供養菩薩像 北９号像（平等院） Buddha , Statues and Icons : More At FOSTERGINGER @ Pinterest
Japanese National Treasure, Statue of Unchu Kuyo Bosatsu 雲中供養菩薩像 南３号像（平等院） Buddha , Statues and Icons : More At FOSTERGINGER @ Pinterest
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara In Water Moon Form...
See the Huayan Monastery The Huayan Monastery is a sprawling complex of pagodas and temples. Of particular note is the Great Hall, which was the largest of the Liao or Jin Dynasties. Click to read more. http://passportchronicles.com/how-to/china-how-to/101-travel-experiences-in-china/
Bodhisattvas are deities who, unlike Buddhas, forgo Nirvana until that time when all sentient beings shall have attained enlightenment. Of these, Guanyin became the most popular as the deity of mercy and compassion, answering prayers and protecting the faithful from catastrophe. The body and base of ‘Guanyin of the Southern Sea’ (Apart from the right forearm), were carved from the trunk of a single tree.