Get back to the future with this cheerful BUDDHA. He is a delightfully happy — and very rotund — figure. It seems that in the future, everyone will be smiling and possess a large belly.
MAITREYA means ‘Loving One’ and there’s lots to love about him too. He is persistently popular and you’ll find statues of him everywhere.
His Chinese equivalent is MILO-FO.
Maitreya Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: None known
Name means: Loving One
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Happiness
Area of expertise: Happiness
Good/Evil Rating: GREAT, really beneficial
Popularity index: 18830
Article last updated on 30 November 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.