Bodhissatva of Compassion, often called the Goddess of Mercy
Buddhist goddess of mercy. A bodhisattva who appears in many different forms.
Japanese name for the bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara.
(Japanese) Kanzeon. Bodhisattva of Compassion.
(Pronunciation: "KAH-nohn") The Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion. Chinese: Kuan-yin ("GWAHN-yeen"); Sanskrit: Avalokitesvara ("ah-vah-loh-kee-teh-SVAH-rah").