Beijing(CNN)This funny-looking, chubby robotic may well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China.
Standing two-feet (60 centimeters) tall, Xian’emergency room is based upon a cartoon character developed by a Buddhist master at Beijing’s Longquan Temple.
He’s currently brought in a constant stream of admirers to the 1,700-year-old location of praise after very first shooting to popularity on Chinese social networks.
Himself a graduate of the prominent Peking University, Xianxun stated the primary factor is that the temple remains in a location near Beijing’s– and probably China’s– leading universities.
China formally stays an atheist nation.
In the temple’s library, which houses 10s of countless Buddhist books, a complete range of ideological works by and about Chinese President Xi Jinping can barely be missed out on.
Yet Xian’emergency room does not appear care excessive about Communist ideology.
When inquired about his Chinese dream– a term President Xi Jinping promotes — he states he wishes to open an ice cream stand.