Guanyin is the bodhisattva associated with compassion as venerated by East Asian Buddhists, usually as a female. The name Guanyin is short for Guanshiyin which means “Observing the Sounds (or Cries) of the World”.
Thousand Hand Bodhisattva – Part 1 HQ
This is a video of the China Disabled People’s Performing Art Troupe performing the Thousand-Arm Guan Yin.
It’s extra impressive because all the performers (12 young women) in the troupe are hearing impaired .
Thousand Hand Bodhisattva – Part 2 HQ