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Kwan Yin, China* Arielle Gabriel writes about miracles and travel in The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles also free China toys and paper dolls at The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *
Head of a Buddha Period: Northern Qi dynasty (550–577) Date: mid-6th century Culture: China Medium: Limestone with traces of pigment and gilding
奉先寺盧舍那大佛 - Buddha, Dunhuang Caves, China - Flickr - Photo Sharing!* Arielle Gabriel writes about miracles and travel in The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles also free China toys and paper dolls at The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *
2008 | Prajnaparamita Sanctuary in Devon, created by Sagaravajra at Buddhafield’s land at Broadhembury in Devon. Origene, an early Christian writer, had mentioned that Buddhism was strong in Britain before Christianity. Is Buddhism making a comeback in Britain? Between Hinduism and Buddhism are half the world peoples wp.me/p8KUL-v
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara of the Lion's Roar, or Simhanada Avalokiteshvara (Shi hou Guanyin Pusa). Ming dynasty China (1368–1644), late 15th–16th c. The Lion's roar symbolizes the intensity of the moment of enlightenment. The raised right and pendant lower leg are typical of Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, in the well-known Water Moon form - in China, the most popular manifestation of this bodhisattva after the 10th c.