CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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JIANG-YUAN

Chinese legendary mortal

Also known as CHIANG-YUAN

Mother of HOU-JI.

For many years she was barren, childless, alone, and very unhappy. Then one day she walked in the Holy Footprints of the JADE-EMPEROR and soon discovered she was pregnant. Oh joy!

When her son grew up, he became the Lord of Millet. But we’re not sure if he ever found out his father was a foot.

JIANG-YUAN FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : JIANG-YUAN
Location : China
Gender : Female
Type : legendary mortal
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Jee-yeng Yoo-arn
Alternative names : CHIANG-YUAN
Popularity index : 4441
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Article last updated on 15 April 2004 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "JIANG-YUAN: legendary mortal from Chinese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Apr. 2004. Web. 1 September 2014.

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