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LING-ZHI

Chinese information

Also known as REISHI, CHIH-ZHI

Miraculous Holy Sandwich Filling of Immortality

Holy Fodder. It’s well worth seeking out, as one good tuck-in ensures immortality for 500 years. It’s also prized by DAOists for clearing the mind and has many other miraculous properties.

Descriptions vary from a sort of grass to a mysterious mushroom, and it grows on three islands far from any beaten track. However trespassers may be stoned.

Of course you could try your local health food store. Just ask for Ganoderma Applanatum. It cures all known ills, relieves allergies, treats liver disease and leukemia, elevates the mind, cures depression, and tastes delicious in a sandwich.

LING-ZHI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : LING-ZHI
Location : China
Gender : Sorry, we don't know
Type : entry
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Leeng Jhur
Alternative names : REISHI, CHIH-ZHI
Popularity index : 6181

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Article last updated on 28 December 2012 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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