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Avaloketishvara Bodhisattva Statue


Avaloketishvara is one of the most known bodhisattvas and he is like an iconic bodhisattva.


Avaloketishvara, Bodhisattva who have embodies the compassion of all Buddhas is quite respected in all the schools of Mahayana Buddhism as the ideal of Karuna. He even postpone his own Buddhahood to show his resolve to exemplifies the true meaning Bodhisattva so that he could help every sentient being on earth to achieve emancipation. 

Avaloketishvara is the earthly manifestation of eternal, Amitabha Buddha and he had always guard and protects the world during the departure of Lord Buddha and during the appearance of the future Buddha, Maitreya. There are various meaning of Avaloketishvara like “the lord who looks in every direction”, “the lord of what we see”. 

In Tibet his name is also interpreted as “Spyan-ras gzigs (With a pitying look)” and “Nidü-ber üjegči (He who looks with the eyes)” in Mongolia and “Lokeshvara (Lord of the World)” in Indochina and Thailand.


According to legend, his head once split with grief at realizing the number of wicked beings in the world yet to be saved. Amitabha caused each of the pieces to become a whole head and placed them on his son in three tiers of three, then the 10th, and topped them all with his own image. Sometimes the 11-headed Avalokiteshvara is represented with thousands of arms, which rise like the outspread tail of a peacock around him. 

In painting he is usually shown white in color (in Nepal, red). His female consort is the goddess Tara. His traditional residence is the mountain Potala, and his images are frequently placed on hilltops.


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