cs190

Chinese seal 190 Xinyin 心印 means “heart seal.” Chinese language chop with two red characters from top to bottom, with two characters looking like three. Image is not to scale.

  • Inscription: 心印
  • Pinyin: xin yin
  • Material: orange banded translucent calcite
  • Size: 1.2 x 0.9 cm.
  • Date: 2011
  • Registry: cs190

One Chinese dictionary defines xinyin 心印 as “the truth imprinted directly in one’s heart by the spirit of a Buddha.” “Very good.” — Liu Jian