The Pure Land of Amitabha (front); The Miracles of Wen Shu (Manjusri) (back)

Amitabha is the Buddha of Infinite Light, one of the most popular of the Buddhist gods. He lives in the Western Paradise (Sukhavati Paradise), the Pure Land he created, where the faithful pray to be reborn. The figures and imagery of this mural were easily understood by the followers of Amitabha, giving concrete form to […]