JUN-DIAlso known as CHUN-TI
The [DAO]ist Goddess of Light.
It all seems a bit star-spangled — JUN-DI lives in the Pole Star and holds up the Sun and Moon. After this it gets a bit complicated as she also holds an amazing assortment of items from a lotus flower to a dragon's head.
We haven't a clue what her mission is, although she is wise and benevolent. Sailors sought her protection, so perhaps she runs a Seaman's Mission.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Location : China
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Joon Dee
Alternative names : CHUN-TI
Popularity index : 171
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