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NameOriginDescription
Supreme god name "AME-NO-MINAKA-NUSHI-NOKAMI" Shinto / Japan Supreme god. he highest deity of the Shinto pantheon and the first to emerge in Takama-No-Hara (the plain of high heaven) when heaven and earth were fashioned. He was born alone, resides in the ninth heaven and has always hidden himself from mortal eyes. A remote and vague figure of whom no images are ever made and toward whom no cult is directed. His name only appears once in the Kojiki and never in the Nihongi. Originally his identity may have been strongly influenced by Chinese religion. His name is linked closely with those of two other lesser primordial beings, TAKA-MI-MISUBI-NO-KAMI and KAMI-MISUBI-NO-KAMI....
Goddess name "AVALOKITESVARA (merciful lord)" Buddhist / India Bodhisattva or buddhadesignate. One of the most important deities of the Mahayana sect of Buddhism. In Lamaism he is the tutelary god of Tibet. He equates with VIS NU in Hinduism and bears links with PADMAPANI. In cosmic mythology he is a creator deity. Color: white or red. Attributes: blue lotus, image of Amitabha (topmost pyramidal head), lotus, rosary, sword and water jar. NOTE: in Chinese Buddhism he is represented by the goddess Kuan-Tin, and in Japanese by KWANNON....
Deities name "Ame-No-Toko-Tachi-No-Kami" Shinto / Japan Primordial being. The fifth of the deities to emerge in the heavens, named in both the sacred texts of Shintoism, the Kojiki and Nihongi, but probably strongly influenced by Chinese religion. Born from a reed floating in the primeval waters. See also UMASHI-ASHI-KABI-HIKO-JI-NO-KAMI....
"Atsze" Chinese A fox in human form. Chinese
Goddess name "Ba" China The goddess of drought
Goddess name "Ba (1)" Chinese Goddess of drought. She is identified in some texts as the daughter of the god HUANG TI....
Goddess name "Ba Han" China Goddess of drought. China
"Ba She" China A snake reputed to swallow elephants. China
"Ba Xian" China / Taoist The eight immortals. China / Taoist
Deities name "Ba Xian" Taoist / Chinese Collective name for gods. A group of eight Divine beings, once mortal, who achieved immortality through their exemplary lifestyles. There are many such groups in Chinese religious belief. The Ba Xian are probably the most widely revered. Many people carry amulets and other charms in the form of the symbols of these deities. The eight gods are Cao Guo-jiu; HAN XIANGZI; HE XIAN-GU; LAN CAI-HE; LI TIE-GUAI; LU DONG-BIN; ZHANG GUO-LAO; and ZHONG-LI QUAN....
Goddess name "Baiji" China A goddess of health & epidemics
King name "Bhrkuti-Tara" Buddhist / Tibet The Nepalese queen of Tibet's first great religious king, songtsen Gambo and credited with the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet and China. In the Lamaeist Tradition, Bhrkuti-Tara is incarnate in all good women. Buddhist / Tibet
King name "Binzuru-Sonja" Japan One of the pupils of Buddha, the first of the sixteen Rakan. Rakan with grey hair and long eyebrows. Originally he was a retainer of the king, Uuten. He became a priest and attained miracle power by performing Arakan's vow. It is said that he was praised by Shaka for he used the miracle power for the world and that he didn't enter Nirvana and made efforts cultivating ordinary people. He was worshipped on the above in Theravada Buddhism, however, many are worshipped in restaurants in China. He is enshrined in front of a temple in Japan. It is believed that stroking him eliminates distresses. Japan
God name "Bo Hsian" China / Taoist God. China / Taoist
God name "Bo Hsian" Taoist / Chinese God. The Taoist counterpart of the Buddhist deity SAMANTABHADRA. Usually depicted upon a white elephant. He is considered to be a god of wisdom....
"Bodhisattva (one whose essence is perfect knowledge)" Buddhist / northern India, Tibet, China / Japan Generic title for a buddha-designate. Any one of the earlier stages of a future buddha. Depicted wearing regal dress and trappings, including a crown. The most significant include AVALOKITESVARA, MAITREYA and MANJUSRI....
God name "Caishen" China God of wealth. China
"Cao Guo Jiu" Chinese One of the Chinese Ba Xian, he is also the patron saint of actors and actresses.
God name "Cao Guo-jiu" Taoist / Chinese Immortal being. One of the “eight immortals” of Taoist mythology, he was once a mortal being who achieved immortality through his lifestyle. The tutelary god of actors. Attributes include musical rattles or castanets.See also BA XIAN....
God name "Ch'I-You" China God of weapons, dancers, smiths and war. China
Goddess name "Ch'ang O / Chang'e, Chang-Ngo, Heng-E / Heng-O" China the Chinese goddess of the moon. Unlike many lunar deities, Chang'o only lives on the moon. China
Goddess name "Ch'ang O/ Heng-O" China A goddess of the moon
God name "Ch'ang Tsai" China God of the spleen. China
God name "Ch'eng Huang" China God of the land, ditches, moats and the people. China
"Ch'ih Sung" China Lord of the Rain. China
"Ch'ih Sung tzu" China Lord of the Rain
God name "Ch'ing Lung" China God of the lungs. China
God name "Ch'ung Ling yu" China God of the nose. China
God name "Chan Hs'ien" China Guardian god of children who had been a mortal king China
God name "Chang Er" China Was the wife of the archer Hou Yi, who received the herb of immortality from the gods after shooting down nine of the ten Suns that were stifling the world with their heat. China
God name "Chang Fei" China God of war and butchers. China
God name "Chang Fei" Chinese God of war. The counterpart of the god KUAN TI and often linked iconographically with him and the god LIU PEI, Chang Fei rules over the dark half of the year—autumn and Winter. Like the seasons he represents he is characterized by drunkenness and wildness. According to tradition he was wounded by his subordinates while in a drunken stupor. He is depicted with a black face, a bushy beard and wild staring eyes giving him a ferocious appearance....
God name "Chang Hs'iien" Chinese Guardian god of children. According to tradition he was the mortal king of Szechuan killed by the founder of the Sung dynasty. His wife was captured and forced to become a concubine in the imperial palace. She was discovered by the emperor kneeling before a picture of her deceased husband which she identified as a local deity, “the immortal Chang who gives children.” This triggered the cult which began locally in Szechuan circa AD 100. Chang Hs'ien is depicted holding a bow made of mulberry wood and either aiming an arrow at the star Tien Kou, the socalled celestial dog which threatens the earth, or aiming the empty bow at a rat (see ERH LANG)....
God name "Chang Hsien" China God of dreams and of pregnancy. China
God name "Chang Pan" China God of masons. China
"Chang Sien" Chinese A divinity worshipped by women desirous of offspring. Chinese
Spirit name "Chang Tao Ling" Taoist / Chinese God of the afterlife. The head of the heavenly Ministry of Exorcism, and allegedly the first head of the Taoist church. By tradition he vanquished the five poisonous ani mals—the centipede, scorpion, snake, spider and toad—placing their venom in a flask in which he concocted the elixir of life. Having drunk the contents at the age of 123, he ascended to heaven. He is depicted riding upon a tiger and brandishing a sword. Before the communist takeover of China, the gods of exorcism lived in a sanctuary on the dragon Tiger mountain in Kiangsi province. Exorcised spirits were trapped in jars which were stored in the cellars....
Goddess name "Chang Xi" China Goddess of the moon. China
Goddess name "Chang Yong" China Goddess of justice. China
God name "Chao T'eng k'ang" China God of the bowels China
Goddess name "Chao san Niang" China Goddess of wig salesmen China
God name "Chen Kao" China God of the ears China
God name "Cheng San Kung" China God of fishing China
God name "Cheng Yuan ho" China God of strolling singers China
God name "Chhih of warg tzu" China A god of Rain
God name "Chi Po" China God of the winds. China
God name "Chi Sung Tzu" China Rain god. China
God name "Chi Sung Tzu" Chinese Rain god. Chibirias...
Goddess name "Chiang" China Goddess of Agriculture. China
God name "Chih Jih" China God of the day. China
Goddess name "Chih Nii" China Goddess of spinning. China
Goddess name "Chih Nu" China Goddess of weaving. China
God name "Chih of warg tzu" China God of Rain. China
God name "Chin hua Niang niang" China God of drums and violins China
"Chinese dragon" China In China, the drawing of a five-clawed dragon is not only introduced into pictures, but is also embroidered on state dresses and royal robes. This representation is regarded as an amulet.
God name "Ching Ling Tzu" China God of tea China
Goddess name "Chinnamastaka" Hindu / Puranic / Epic Goddess, a headless form of Durga. Hindu / Puranic / Epic
Goddess name "Chinnamastaka (decapitated)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. A headless form of DURGA. Also one of a group of ten MAHAVIDYAS, goddesses of great knowledge personifying the SAKTI of SI IVA. She may be depicted holding her head in her hands. Aspects include VIRARATRI. Attributes: scimitar, skull. Also Chinnamasta....
Goddess name "Chinnintamma" India Goddess of households. India
"Chinta-mani aka Divya-ratna" Hindu The wish-gem a jewel, said to have belonged to Brahma, which has the power to grant all desires. It is who himself is called by this name.
God name "Chio Yuan Tzu" China God of the brain. China
God name "Chou Wang" China God of sodomy China
God name "Chu Jung" Chinese God of fire. Also the heavenly executioner....
God name "Chu Niao" China God of the heart China
God name "Chu Ying" China God of the eyes China
God name "Chu jung" China God of fire and the celestial executioner China
Goddess name "Chuang Mu" China Goddess of the bedroom China
Goddess name "Chuh Kamuy" China Goddess of the moon China
Goddess name "Chun T'i" China Goddess of the dawn and warriors China
God name "Chung K'uei" China God of the afterlife who belongs to the Ministry of exorcism China / Taoist
Demon name "Chung K'uei" Taoist / Chinese God of the afterlife. He belongs to the heavenly “ministry of exorcism” and, though not the most senior (he is subservient to CHANG TAO LING), is probably the most popular within the category. He was originally a mortal working as a physician in the eighth century AD. He is depicted with a fearsome face, said to be so terrible that it can drive away any demonic spirit who dares to oppose him. He is engaged in combat using a sword and a fan on which is written a magical formula to ward off evil. Symbolic peaches are suspended from his hat and a bat circles his head representing happiness....
God name "Chung Liu" China God of eaves China
God name "Chung kuei" China protector of those who travel and god of examinations China
"Da-Shi-Zhi" Buddhist / China One of Amitabha Buddha's two great female Bodhisattva companions in the Pure Land. Buddhist / China
"Da-Shi-Zhi Buddhism" China A female Bodhisattva
King name "Daji" China A concubine that was possessed by a fox who was sent to mess up the state affairs of the Shang Dynasty as a punishment for the evil thought of king Zhou. China
Goddess name "Dashizhi" China Goddess of knowledge. China
"Deluges" Chinese The principle ones are: the deluge of Fohi, Chinese. The Satyavrata, of the Indians; the Xisuthrus, of the Assyrians; the Mexican deluge; Noah's Flood and the Greek deluges of Deucalion and Ogyges.
God name "Di Jun" China God of the eastern sky China
Goddess name "Dou Mou" China A goddess North Star, health & diseases & justice
Goddess name "Doushen" China Goddess of justice. China
God name "Ek Chuah" Mayan / Mesoamerican / Mexico God of merchants. Also the deity responsible for the cacao crop. (The cacao bean was traditionally the standard currency throughout Mesoamerica.) Probably of Putun origin, he is typically depicted painted black, except for a red area around the lips and chin. He has a distinctive downwardly projecting lower lip, horseshoe shapes around each eye and a highly elongated nose. He may also bear a scorpion's tail. Other attributes include a carrying strap in his headdress and sometimes a pack on his back. Also God M....
Demon name "Erh Lang" China God, with a magic dog, who fights the mountain demons. China
King name "Erh Lang (master)" Chinese Tutelary deity. Associated with a celestial dog, Erh Lang was once honored with a sanctuary in Beijing (Peking). According to tradition he and the dog saved the city from flooding. His attributes include a bow which he is depicted drawing, and arrows. The dog may be replaced by a rat, in which case the arrows are not included. The rat is a sign of impending wealth and therefore the drawing of an empty bow at the rat is a sign which invokes wealth of children....
God name "Fan K'uei" China God of butchers. China
God name "Fei Lien" China A demigod, one of the Counts of the winds. China
God name "Fei Lien/ Fewi Lian/ Feng Bo" China A god of the wind
Goddess name "Feng Pho Pho" China A goddess of the winds
God name "Feng Po" China A sky god of the wind
God name "Feng Po" Chinese sky god. Described as the “Count of the wind,” which he releases from a sack, he has strong links with the sea. He was originally regarded as malevolent and the antagonist of the god Shen Yi. Feng Po may be depicted in human form as an old man with a white beard, or in the guise of a dragon with the head of a bird or a deer. Also Fei Lian; Fei Lien; Feng Bo....
Goddess name "Feng Po Po" China Goddess of the wind and embodies the elements of air and water. China
God name "Fengbo" China Another god of the wind
"Fo" China Name for Buddha China
God name "Fu Hsi" China God of fishing nets,vegetation, of happiness and the inventor of writing. China
Spirit name "Fu Hsing" China He was considered a spirit of happiness
God name "Fu Shen" China God of happiness. China
God name "Fu Shen" Chinese God of luck. He is often linked in iconography with TSAI SHEN, god of wealth, and SHOU LAO, god of longevity. Usually depicted with his son, and wearing blue robes, which sig nify his official position....
God name "Fu-His" China God of Agriculture / vegetation and inventor of writing. China
God name "Fu-Hsing" China God of happiness and bat. In charge of destiny, fate, love, happiness, and success. China
Deities name "Fukurokuju" Shinto / Japan God of luck. One of seven deities in Shintoism concerned with fortune. He is allegedly a Chinese hermit who lived during the Sung dynasty and whose name means happiness, wealth and longevity. He is depicted as a little old man, bald and with a prominent high forehead. He carries a Book of sacred teachings tied to his staff. Other occasional attributes include a crane, deer or tortoise....
God name "Gao Yao" China God of judgment China
God name "Gao Yao/ Ting-jian" China A god of judgment
Goddess name "Gaomei" China Ancient goddess and first mother was called Kao Mi in the Ching Dynasty and was changed into a male divinity during the Japanese occupation. China
Goddess name "Ge Gu" China Goddess of health and Medicine China
God name "God of Prosperity" Chinese One of the Gods found in Malaysia and is very important to local Malaysian Chinese especially businessmen. Chinese
God name "Gong Gong" China water god who is responsible for the great floods, together with his associate, Xiang Yao who has nine heads and the body of a snake. China
God name "Gou Mang & Ru Shu" China These are the messengers of the sky god
God name "Gou Mang and Ru Shu" China Messengers of the sky god China
God name "Guan Di" Chinese The god of martial arts. Chinese
Goddess name "Guan Yin" China Goddess of mercy China
Goddess name "Guan Yin/ Guanyin" Chinese The goddess of mercy
"Guan Yu" China Deified in the Sui Dynasty as the epitome of loyalty and righteousness. China
"Gui Xian" China The great Tortoise, one of the four Holy animals of Chinese mythology and a symbol of Longevity and Immortality. China
Demon name "Gui Xian/ Gui" China These demonic beings are descended from people that had either drowned & / or committed suicide & could not be reincarnated
Goddess name "Gum Lin" China Goddess of rivers and Bamboo. China
God name "Hachiman" Shinto / Japan God of war and peace. A deity whose origins are confused. The name does not appear in either of the sacred texts of Shintoism, but such a deity was probably worshiped in the distant past with the alternative title of HimeGami or Hime-O-Kami. The cult center was on the southern island of Kyushu at Usa. In modern Shintoism, Hachiman originates as a member of the imperial dynasty. Named Ojin-Tenno and born in AD 200 to the empress Jingu-Kogo, he greatly improved the living standards and culture of Japan during his remarkable reign. The place of his birth was marked by a sanctuary and several centuries after his death, a vision of a child KAMI appeared there to a priest. The kami identified himself by the Chinese ideogram representing the name Hachiman, and thus the link developed. The site is, today, the location of a magnificent shrine, the Umi-Hachiman-Gu, where Hachiman has been perceived as a god of war. Soldiers departing for battle once took with them relics from the shrine. Hachiman is also a deity of peace and a guardian of human life and, when pacifism dominated Japan during the post-war era, he became more strongly identified in the latter context....
"Han Xiang-Zhi" China / Taoist Immortal being, there were eight. And here they are: Kao Kuo-Zhu; He Xian-Ku; Lan Kai-He; Li Thieh-Kuai; Lu Tong-Pin; Zhang Kuo-Lao; Zhong-Li Kuan. China / Taoist
"Han Xiang-zi" Taoist / Chinese Immortal being. One of the “eight immortals” of Taoist mythology. Once mortal beings, they achieved immortality through their lifestyle. Attributes include a basket of flowers and a flute.See also BA XIAN....
God name "Hao Ch'iu" China God of the heart China
Goddess name "Harti" Japan / China demoness whom Buddha converted to a goddess who protects children instead of eating them. Japan / China
"He Bo" China Divine ruler of all rivers China
"He Bo/ Bing Yi" China He is the Divine ruler of all rivers
"He Xian-Ku" China One of the eight immortals, she achieved immortality through her exemplary life China / Taoist
Goddess name "He Xian-gu" Taoist / Chinese Immortal being. One of the “eight immortals” of Taoist mythology, she was once a mortal being who achieved immortality through her lifestyle. The tutelary goddess of housewives and the only female deity among the group. Attributes include a ladle, lotus and peach fruit....
Goddess name "Heng E" China Goddess of the moon China
Goddess name "Heng o" China Goddess of the moon China
God name "Ho Po Ping" China God of the Yellow River China
God name "Ho Po Ping I" China A god of the Yellow River
Goddess name "Ho-Hsien-Ku" Chinese One of the `eight immortals' and the virgin of the mountains, goddess of agility, immortality and mother reverence. Chinese
God name "Ho-Po" China God who controls all rivers but in particular, the Yellow River China / Taoist
God name "Ho-Po" Taoist / Chinese River god. The so-called “Count of the River,” the deity who controls all rivers but particularly the Yellow River, and who is the subject of an official cult and sacrifice. According to tradition he achieved immortality by weighing himself down with stones and drowning himself. He received an annual sacrifice of a young girl until the end of the Shou Dynasty circa 250 BC. Also Hebo; Ping-Yi....
"Hou Chi" China Lord of abundant harvests China
God name "Hou T'u" China God of the earth China
Goddess name "How" Chu China the is the goddess of the air
Goddess name "Hoy Kong" China A goddess of Ursa Minor
God name "Hsi Ling su" China God of silk China
Goddess name "Hsi Shih" China Goddess who represents the old virtues and feminine qualities of Chinese women. She also sponsors a nice line of face creams, cosmetics and perfumes. China
Goddess name "Hsi Wang Mu" China Mother goddess of the Western Paradise and female energy. China
God name "Hsi shen" China God of joy. Fu Shen denotes a generic title for the beneficent gods of the Chinese. China
God name "Hsiao Wu" China God of prisons. China
Planet name "Hsieh T'ien chun" China God personification of the planet Saturn. China
God name "Hsien Nung" China Agriculture god. China
God name "Hsien Se" China Agriculture god. China
God name "Hsu Ch'ang" China God of archery. China
God name "Hsuan T'ien" China God of Wealth. China
God name "Hsuan Wen hua" China God of hair, hairdressers, shampoo and hair moisturisers.
Demon name "Hsuan-T'ien-Shang-Ti" China God who removes demons and evil spirits. Invoke for exorcism, matters involving water. China
God name "Hu Baiyan" China God of the earthly Heroic Star. China
God name "Hu Daoyuan" China God of the water earthworm Star. China
God name "Hu Shen" China A god of hail
God name "Hu Sheng" China God of the Western Constellations. China
Goddess name "Hu Tu" China Goddess of the Summer solstice, earth Mother and the personification of the earth. China
God name "Hu Yunpeng" China God of the Western Constellations. China
God name "Huan Yang ch'ang" China God of the heart. China
God name "Huang Fei-hu" China Originally an earth god who was promoted to the god Tai mountain eastern China and he now judges the souls of the dead when they come to his mountain. China
God name "Huang T'ing" China The Star God of Civil Virtue. China
God name "Huang Ti" China God of architecture and Astral god, some myths relate that Huang-ti manufactured and used "miraculous tripods" which were made in the "likeness of the Great Infinite," Tao, the concealed engine of the Universe. He also invented the compass. China
God name "Huang Ti" Chinese Astral god. Allegedly a deified emperor, the so-called “yellow emperor,” who rules the moving as distinct from dark heavens, the latter being presided over by the god PAK TAI. He is attributed with giving mankind the wheel....
"Huang-di" China Mythical yellow emperor. China
"Huma" China A fabulous Oriental bird which never alights, but is always on the wing. It is said that every head which it overshadows will wear a crown.
Goddess name "Hung Sheng (boly one)" Chinese Guardian god. A deity who protects fishing boats and their crews against danger at sea in the Southern Ocean. His role is similar to that of the goddess KUAN YIN. Little is known of the origin of Hung Sheng, but he was allegedly a mortal who died on the thirteenth day of the second moon, which falls two days before the spring equinox when the sea dragon king, Lung Wang, is believed to leave the ocean and ascend into the heavens. The god is propitiated with cakes made from the first grain of the year, on the fifth day of the fifth month and in some traditions he is seen as an aspect of the sea dragon king....
God name "Hung Sing" China Guardian god of of fishing boats and their crews China
God name "Huo Pu" China God of fire China
Hero name "Ikanam" Chinook A kind being who touched up the coyote's crude essays with a sharp stone, opening the eyes of men, and giving their hands and feet the powers of movement. He also acted as a "culture-hero," introducing the first arts. The Chinook, Oregon / Washington
Goddess name "Izanagi-No-Kami (his augustness the one who invites)" Shinto / Japan Creator god. One of seventeen beings involved in creation. His consort is IZANAMI-NO-KAMI. They are strictly of Japanese origin with no Chinese or Buddhist influence. Jointly they are responsible to the other fifteen primordial deities to “make, consolidate and give birth to this drifting land.” The reference, in the Kojiki sacred text, is to the reed beds which were considered to float on the primal waters. The pair were granted a heavenly jeweled spear and they stood upon the floating bridge of heaven, stirring the waters with the spear. When the spear was pulled up, the brine which dripped from it created the island of Onogoro, the first dry land, believed to be the island of Nu-Shima on the southern coast of Awagi. According to mythology, the pair created two beings, a son HIRUKO and an island Ahaji. They generated the remaining fourteen islands which make up Japan and then set about creating the rest of the KAMI pantheon. Izanagi's most significant offspring include AMATERASU, the Sun goddess, born from his nose and SUSANOWO, the storm god, born from his left eye, who are the joint rulers of the universe. Also IzanagiNo-Mikoto....
God name "Jen An" China God of robbers China
Goddess name "Jia Shi" China Goddess and stellar deity China
Goddess name "Jian Lao" Buddhist Goddess of the earth and permanence Buddhist / China
God name "Jih Kuan T'ai Yang." China A Sun god. China
Deity name "Jimmu" Japan The first emperor of Japan, direct descendant of Amaterasu, the supreme deity, and generally regarded as the ancestor of the present Japanese emperor. Jimmu is a Chinese-style name given to this emperor much later; his original name was Kamu-yamato-iwarehiko. Kamu means “divine,” and Yamato is the name of the loca- tion of the ancient capital.
Deities name "Junrojin" Shinto / Japan God of luck. One of seven deities in Shintoism concerned with fortune. He is depicted as a Chinese hermit and is sometimes confused with the god FUKUROKUJU. A small figure with a large head, he carries a staff to which is attached a little Book. By tradition the Book contains information about the lifespan of each mortal person. He is accompanied by a black deer, said to have been made thus by old age....
God name "K'uei Hsing" Chinese Chinese god of examinations.
Deities name "Kami-Musubi-No-Kami (divine producing wondrous deity)" Shinto / Japan Creator being. The third in the list of primordial deities appearing in the Kojiki and Nibongi sacred texts. A remote and vaguely defined deity who was born alone in the cosmos and whose presence remains hidden from mankind. Probably influenced by Chinese religion....
God name "Kao Kuo-Jiu" China Immortal being, Tutelary god of actors China / Taoist
God name "Keng Li Ssu" China God robbers. China
God name "Keng Yen cheng" China Another god of robbers and thieves. China
God name "King Wan" China God of chance. China
God name "Ko Hsien Weng" China God of jugglers. China
Goddess name "Kongde" China Goddess of justice China
Goddess name "Ksitigarbha (womb of the earth)" Buddhist / Mahayana Goddess. Known exten sively from northern India to China and Japan. One of the group of female BODHISATTVAS or buddha designates. Color: yellow or green. Attrib utes: Book, bowl, jewel, staff and water jar. In China she is recognized as an underworld deity, Di zang. In Japan she becomes a guardian deity of passage, Jizo....
God name "Kuan Ti" China God of literature and fortune telling. China
Goddess name "Kuan Yin" China Benign guardian goddess, probably of India origin China / Taoist
Goddess name "Kuan-Yin" China Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. China
God name "Kuei Shing" China God of literature presides in Ursa major China
God name "Kuei Shing" Chinese God of literature. Believed to reside in the star constellation of Ursa major. Also Zhong-Kui....
God name "Kuei ku Tzu" China Another god of fortune telling
"Kun" China A mythological bird. China
Spirit name "Kun Lun" Chinese The Kunlun mountains are well known in Chinese mythology and are believed to be Taoist Paradise. The first to visit this Paradise was king Mu. He supposedly discovered there the Jade Palace of Huang-Di, the mythical Yellow Emperor and originator of Chinese culture, and met Hsi Wang Mu, the 'Spirit Mother of the West' usually called the 'Queen Mother of the West', who was the object of an ancient religious cult which reached its peak in the Han Dynasty, also had her mythical abode in these mountains.
God name "Kuo Tzu i" China Another god of happiness
Goddess name "Kwan Yin" China Goddess of childbirth, compassion and mercy China
God name "Lai Cho" China Agriculture god. Not part of the locust cult. China
"Lan Cai-he" China One of the eight immortals, sometimes a boy, sometimes a girl
Deity name "Lan Cai-he" Taoist / Chinese Immortal being. One of the “eight immortals” of Taoist mythology, the deity is of ambiguous sex, sometimes depicted as a girl. Once a mortal being who achieved immortality through perfect lifestyle. Attributes include flowers and a flute. See also BA XIAN....
"Lan Caihe" China One of the eight immortals, sometimes a boy, sometimes a girl China
"Lan Kai-He" China Immortal being China / Taoist
God name "Lao Lang" China God of actors. China
God name "Lao-Tsze" Taoist / Chinese God. Also known as the Most High Prince Lao, he is one of the three holy San Ch'ing whose images stand in a Taoist sanctuary. The tutelary god of alchemists. He is the founder of Taoism who, according to tradition was born with full command of speech, and with white hair, under a plum tree. His sacred animal is the water buffalo....
"Lao-Tze" China In his Tao-te ching, The Canon of Reason and Virtue (at first entitled simply Lao Tzu(), gave to the then existing scattered sporadic conceptions of the universe a literary form. His tao, or ‘Way,' is the originator of heaven and earth, it is "the mother of all things." China
God name "Laughing Buddha" China Popular Buddhist deity; god of happiness and wealth. China
God name "Lei Gong" China God of thunder. China