CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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HU-JINGDE

Chinese Security God

Also known as HU-JING-DE, HU-JING-TE

Door God

One of the MEN-SHEN.

He stands on watch at the entrance to public or private buildings with his comrade QIN-SHUBAO.

Together they leer at all-comers and keep evil spirits at bay.

HU-JINGDE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HU-JINGDE
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Domestic Protection
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Hoo Jeeng Duh
Alternative names : HU-JING-DE, HU-JING-TE
Popularity index : 2795

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Article last updated on 27 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "HU-JINGDE: God of Domestic Protection from Chinese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 25 July 2014.

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