Kwan Yin means "one who hears the cries of the world". Her five major virtues are mercy, modesty, courage, justice, and wisdom. She is also known as the Goddess of Compassion. In Buddhist tradition she is a bodhisattva. This is a soul who is fully realized and no longer needs to reincarnate, but chooses to do so in order to enlighten others. It is said that when Kwan Yin was ascending into spirit she heard the cries of suffering humans and chose to re-enter physical existence. Handcrafted in colorful Fluorite crystal with matching wooden stand. This small statue will not only serve as a perfect collectible, but will also bring lot of good luck and fortune. Due to the nature of the fluorite, color is different each one. Please allow us to select for you.