Yin of the Modern Age
Bill Foss all rights reserved
Etching on Metal
Yin of the Modern Age"
etching and acrylics on metal. 24" x 36" ©2008 Bill Foss
all reproduction rights reserved.
Yin known through out Asia, the Orient and around the world as The Mother
is referred to in spiritual circles as an ascended being or bhodisattva.
Bodhisattvas are very
and unique earth masters. Masters of the elements, they are one with
all things because they
all things on an elemental level. They are timeless and in an ascended
state can influence and pass
all matter taking on different material or etheric forms. In this way
there are servants to humanity
all life of the planet they inhabit. Quan Yin is said to have come from
an original male deity by the name of Avalokites´vara who embodies
the compassion of the Buddha. Buddha referring to 'enlightened ones'
I set out to paint Quan Yin, her energy started pouring through the
metal. This painting also imbues
and is a great Feng Shui generator. The 4 Symbols placed squarely around
her, are the Chinese
for Good Fortune, Love, Prosperity and Money. the Bagua symbols at top
and bottom of the black
frame are for Heaven and Earth. There are many mantras or sanskrit sound
syllable prayers which
be found to invoke the energy of this beautifully compassionate being.
And you will find that if you call her name across the winds of time
she is never far away as she comes to offer supportive loving help and
INFO© 2007 Bill
Foss All rights Reserved
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