Guanyin

Guan Yin Statue

This pose reminded me so much of the photo in the previous post, about the Bushmen – I looked up Guanyin and found that “Guanyin is the bodhisattva associated with compassion as venerated by East Asian Buddhists, usually as a female. The name Guanyin is short for Guanshiyin which means “Observing the Sounds (or Cries) of the World” !!

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