Bodhisattva Kwan Yin seated upon an elephant, representing our tamed emotions.
Vulture Peak (Grdhrakuta) in Rajgir where the Buddha inspired Avalokiteshvara to give The Heart Sutra - the Prajna Paramita Hridaya Sutram requested by Sariputra, rock that looks like a vulture; upper right, facing left. India on Flickr.
Republishing in the hopes that Buddhists will get to see this image - please note Tibetan lettering on the lower left.
kelledia: This is the best image of Vulture Peak I’ve ever seen; site of the Zen Flower transmission .