Guan Yin/Kwan Yin Meaning and Using In New Chinese Year 2021
Buddhism considers Guanshiyin Bodhisattva to be a compassionate bodhisattva, and all living beings in distress only need to recite his name, "Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara immediately sound", to save and liberate.
Because of the Tang Dynasty's avoidance of Taizong Li Shimin's name, he used the word shi" and was abbreviated as "Guanyin".
How to use the Buddha Guan Yin at your Home:
1 can not be close to the toilet (the toilet at home usually has the door closed).
2 Can not face the kitchen.
3 It cannot be placed on the TV, refrigerator, etc., or directly under the air conditioner. If you are close to the TV or the environment is complicated, you can make a cabinet with a wooden door. When you are not burning incense, keep the door closed, and don't turn on the TV when incense is being burned. However, you cannot cover the Buddha statue with a glass cover.
4 Not available in the couple's bedroom (except for the elderly couple's room).
5 A single bedroom can be enshrined, but the foot of the bed cannot face the Buddha stand.
6 It cannot be provided on a balcony protruding from the foundation, if it is an indoor balcony.
7 Any statues of Buddhas and Bodhisattvas, including incense burners and oil lamps, must not be placed in the air, and must be supported by tables, cabinets, shelves and other floor objects.
8 Bodhisattva is best placed in a brighter place next to the window, but not against the glass window. The back must be against the wall. There should be no mirrors around the Buddha stand.
9 Do not put sundries or other books under the Buddha stand. Generally, you can put scriptures and Buddha tools.