5020:Lord Maitreya -The Great Initiator. A beautiful focus of one of our dearest friends in heaven.
Maitreya, the Coming Buddha, the Future Buddha, plays many roles in the various Buddhist traditions throughout the Far East.
the guardian of the Dharma
an intercessor and protector
a guru who personally initiates his devotees
a messenger sent by the Eternal Mother to rescue her children
a Messiah who descends when the world is in turmoil to judge the wicked and save the righteous
the Laughing Buddha
Maitreya holds the office in the hierarchy of the Great White Brotherhood of representative of the Universal, or Cosmic, Christ.
Maitreya maintains his etheric retreat over Tientsin, China, southeast of Beijing.