CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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GAO-YAO

Picture of GAO-YAO from our Chinese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Chinese Justice God

Also known as KAO-YAO

A God of Justice and Judgment

He probes and pokes around the facts with the assistance of a one-horned goat, which seem a rather poor substitute for a Unicorn until you realize it’s a QI-LIN.

GAO-YAO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : GAO-YAO
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Justice
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Gaow Yaow
Alternative names : KAO-YAO
Popularity index : 5569

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Article last updated on 14 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "GAO-YAO: God of Justice from Chinese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 14 Jan. 2014. Web. 28 July 2014.

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