Kwan Yin* Arielle Gabriel, author of The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel is a Buddhist who writes about the miracles of Kuan Yin in her book The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles, when she suffered financial disaster in the mercenary city of Hong Kong *

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Kwan Yin* Arielle Gabriel, author of The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel is…

Kwan Yin* Arielle Gabriel, author of The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel is a Buddhist who writes about the miracles of Kuan Yin in her book The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles, when she suffered financial disaster in the mercenary city of Hong Kong *

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Kwan Yin* Arielle Gabriel, author of The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel is…

Guanyin, the Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara

Guanyin, the Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara* Arielle Gabriel's memoir The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept. of Miracles, a unique tale of a mystic suffering financial devastation among the world's richest ex-pats *

A highly important gray schist figure of the Emaciated Siddhartha, or 'Fasting Buddha' - GANDHARA, 3RD/4TH CENTURY | Christie's

A highly important gray schist figure of the emaciated Siddhartha or 'Fasting Buddha' ref.

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Great General Jinja, Kaikei (newly discovered), Koyasan Reihokan Museum, Wakayama (Scheduled to be repaired from April 2013 for 2 years)

Tamon-ten (Vaisravana) , Color on wood, Late-Heian Period (11th Century) National Treasure (Joruri-ji Temple, Kyoto) , Kyoto National Museum. This and three other sculptures form a set of four guardian deities that has been long been kept in the Hall of Nine Amidas of Joruri-ji Temple. As these guardians are slightly too large for the hall, it is assumed that they were originally made for another hall.

Tamon-ten (Vaisravana) , Color on wood, Late-Heian Period Century) National Treasure (Joruri-ji Temple, Kyoto) , Kyoto National Museum.

"Asceticism withers the body-what merit lies in that? True self-denial consists in kindness, self-control, compassion, truthfulness-the wise know these are true asceticism..." Words of Bhishma in the Mahabharata.

"Asceticism withers the body-what merit lies in that? True self-denial consists in kindness, self-control, compassion, truthfulness-the wise know these are true asceticism." Words of Bhishma in the Mahabharata.

運慶作 帝釈天立像 愛知県岡崎市 瀧山寺・三尊像

運慶作 帝釈天立像 愛知県岡崎市 瀧山寺・三尊像

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