Baiyun Guan 白云观
White Cloud Temple
Cihang Temple 慈航殿
Above is a detail of the tree of lights to the left of Guan Yin's 觀音 altar.
Below, one of the differences between the Daoist and Buddhist repesentations can be seen by looking at her crown. Where Buddhists place an image of Buddha, the Daoists place a sun symbol of light.
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update: October 2009
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