Kwan Yin


 
 
 
Kwan Yin, I invoke Thy sovereign Light,
The Divine Jewel of the Sacred Lotus . . .
Shine Thy Divine light on my way,
Illumine my steps, oh Beloved Mother of Mercy.

 
Invocation to Kwan Yin
 
 
 
[Kwan Yin is the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy. In Japan, she is known as Kannon. The Japanese corporation Canon, Inc., which manufactures cameras and other imaging equipment, was named in her honor.]