Guan Yin Podcast

Guan Yin - Kwan Yin Podcast

There are three celebrations annually dedicated to Guan Yin among the Chinese Buddhists:

The Bodhisattva's Birthday: 19th of the second lunar month. (Friday, March 10, 2023)

The Bodhisattva's Enlightenment Day: 19th of the sixth lunar month. (Saturday, August 5, 2023)

The Bodhisattva's Leaving Home Day: 19th of the ninth lunar month. (Thursday, November 2, 2023)

› Episode 19 Transcript


VOICE 1: It looks like… I don’t know, a God of some kind? I think it’s a male? It’s uh, a seated figure, it looks like it’s made out of wood that’s been painted.

VOICE 2: The age of the wood it’s, you know, you can just see the, the edges and the wear and care of centuries on it. You can really just tell that it’s been around the block. [laughs]

VOICE 3: Someone looking down at me, who looks relaxed, uh, but also confident and knowledgeable. Like they have wisdom to impart to those of us that are looking up at it.

VOICE 4: It’s interesting because it’s elevated so it, it really to me looks like it’s somebody looking down at us… um, observing what we’re doing. But not in, yeah, not in a bad way. [laughs]

... ...