Personal Salvation and Filial Piety: Two Precious Scroll Narratives of Guanyin and Her Acolytes

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Personal Salvation and Filial Piety: Two Precious Scroll Narratives of Guanyin and Her Acolytes - Idema, Wilt L, Professor (Translated by)

The Bodhisattva Avalokiteśvara was a handsome prince when he entered China. As Guanyin, the bodhisattva was venerated from the eleventh century onward in the shape of a beautiful woman who became a universal savior. Throughout the last millennium, the female Guanyin has enjoyed wide and fervid veneration throughout East Asia and has ...

Personal Salvation and Filial Piety: Two Precious Scroll Narratives of Guanyin and Her Acolytes 2008, University of Hawaii Press

ISBN-13: 9780824832155

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