In this iconography, Kwan Yin reclines in a relaxed and contemplative position. She is described as the goddess of Mercy, and is regarded as one of the most beloved Buddhist Divinities. Kwan Yin symbolizes unconditional love and compassion for those in need. Our newest Kwan Yin is cast in a sandstone finish. Sandstone is particularly effective at capturing details of her clothing and jewelry. Kwan Yin is translated as "One who hears the sounds of the world."