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#Guan #Yin, Female Bodhisattva - The the Buddhist saint Miao Shan, a Chinese Princess who lived ~ 700 BC is widely believed to have been Guan Yin. In Chinese Buddhism, Guan Yin is synonymous with the Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara, the pinnacle of mercy, compassion, kindness and love. Bodhisattva = being of enlightenment, who earned to become a Buddha, but has forgone the bliss of nirvana & vowed to save all God's children @


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In Japanese and Chinese Buddhism, a swastika often appears on the chest of images of Gautama Buddha. Description from I searched for this on

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Blue-eyed Central Asian and East-Asian Buddhist monks, Bezeklik, Eastern Tarim Basin, China, 9th–10th centu


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From my Orientalism. Ancient Architecture.- The Longmen Grottoes. The Longmen Grottoes are located 12km south of present day Luoyang. The grottoes, which overwhelmingly depict Buddhist subjects, are densely dotted along the two mountains: Xiangshan (to the east) and Longmenshan (to the west). The Yi River flows northward between them. From north to south, the distance covered by grottoes is about 1km. There are over 2100 niches, more than 100,000 statues, some 40 pagodas and 3600 tablets…


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