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Guanyun: the Bodhisattva of compassion or goddess of mercy

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art - Collections Guanyin of the Southern Sea, Liao or Jin Dynasty Chinese Wood with multiple layers of paint 95 x 65 inches x cm) Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust

Guanyin is the Bodhisattva associated with compassion as venerated by East Asian buddhist, usually as female. The name Guanyin is short for Guanshiyin, which means "Observing the Sounds(or cries) of the World"

The bodhisattva Kuan-yan (Guan Yin), Northern Sung dynasty, China, c. wood, Honolulu Academy of Arts

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「釈迦苦行像」(薬師寺 東塔内 安置)/大川逞一

薬師寺と、仏師・大川逞一さんのこと: きらきら星

「釈迦苦行像」(薬師寺 東塔内 安置)/大川逞一

Guanyin (Song China), Asian Art Museum / CC

This seated Guanyin, made of wood and in her trademark pose, dates from the Century AD.