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Guan Yin Postage Stamp - 1st Series (2009)

 

Kuan Yin (Guan Yin), the Chinese goddess of Mercy

 

 Issue Name:

Guan Yin Postage Stamp

 Thai Issue Name:

พระโพธิสว์กวนอิม

 Issue Date: 2009/2552-09-09
 Cause: To publicize Mahayana Buddhism
 Catalogue Number: 2009/58
 Denomination: 9 Baht
 Unused Value: 15 Baht
 Used Value: 3 Baht
 Thailex Collection: Unused stamp
 Size: 72 x 33 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,000,000 pieces
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Kuan Yin, the bodhisattva of mercy in Mahayana Buddhism, depicted on a lotus pedestal with a radsamie and pouring amrita, i.e. the elixir of immortality, from a kalasa flask.
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