Kuan Yin

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(Buddhism) a female Bodhisattva

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In particular, Karen's grandmother revered Guan Yin, the Buddhist goddess of mercy.
Under ar-rest QUICK-THINKING housewife Guan Yin, 28, persuaded a burglar to take a nap while she ran round her home hiding all her valuables.
Tina Freeth as the Godess Guan Yin and Cho Tsang as the God Choi Sun are pictured with a giant Swan as part of the Chinese Festival held in Victoria Square and a dancer (left).
The virtue of compassion, embodied in Chinese Buddhism as the bodhisattva Guan Yin, is one moral force that unites many of the pieces.
I called out to Jesus, to Guan Yin (the goddess of compassion), to God and any higher power for help.
My memory is quite vivid, of December last year, how you mother was laying in her glassroom on first floor, looking upon a statue of Guan Yin and Virgin Mary, just a few meters away from the meditation hall, always resonating with the sutra singing sounds, and always near to you.
Spokesman Mr Guan Yin said the death pit was designed to help big cats hunt in their natural habitat.
The name Oolong is reported to derive from the nick name of the tea farmer who first discovered the Tie Guan Yin bushes near Anxi and extracted their unique flavor with the semi fermentation process.