Jan Teng

Chinese - A female beggar. Various stories of the saint's origins describe him as a female beggar, a male hermit Lao-tu-po-t'i, or a teacher of Sakyamuni. As a result of her devotion s/he was destined to become a Buddha. Sometimes known as Jan Teng, Jan-teng-fo, Jan-teng-fo, Lamp Bearer, Dipankara, Dipankara, Dipamkara, Luminous, The, The Luminous, Chinese Jan-teng-fo, Vipassin, Lao-tu-po-t'i or Lao-tu-po-t'i.

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