One of my acquirements from the travels. We picked this up in Chiang Mai night market, Thailand. So elegant and so magestic Wiki says: Vitarka mudrā (mudrā of discussion) The Vitarka mudrā is the gesture of discussion and transmission of Buddhist teaching.
Quan Yin is one of the most universally beloved of deities in the Buddhist tradition. Also known as Kuan Yin, Quan'Am (Vietnam), Kannon (Japan), and Kanin (Bali), She is the embodiment of compassionate loving kindness. As the Bodhisattva of Compassion, She hears the cries of all beings. Quan Yin enjoys a strong resonance with the Christian Mary, the Mother of Jesus, and the Tibetan goddess Tara.
observing the sounds of the world
"We were so eager for happiness, we forgot we weren't free." - Persepolis My grandmother explained why she was so drowsy the other day when I went to visit her again this weekend. But first she shared a Guan Yin...
One Hand Clapping
The master of Kennin temple was Mokurai, Silent Thunder. He had a little protege named Toyo who was only twelve years old. Toyo saw the older disciples visit the master's room each morning and evening to receive instruction in sanzen or personal guidance in which they were given koans to stop mind-wandering. Toyo also wished to do sanzen.* "Wait a while," said Mokurai. "You are too young." But the child insisted, so the teacher finally consented. In the evening little Toyo went at the proper…
Buddha Sakyamuni by SAMPLE2 on DeviantArt
Tools : Illustrator CS5 = Pen Tool only + Blend , Gradient _______________________________________________ Siddhārtha Gautama (Sanskrit: स... Buddha Sakyamuni
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