Stele with Scenes
from the Life of the Buddha
Nyoirin Kannon Bosatsu
This bodhisattva is gennerally believed toanswer the prayers of mankind. He
balances on his finger the Wheel of the Law which crushes the evil passions of the
mind. The jeweled crown is a distinctive feature of his form of Kannon
Bosatsu. This image is located to the left of the Great Buddha.