A very good package deal. Protect your home or business with the Three Door Gods.
QIN-SHUBAO and HU-JINGDE stand guard on either side of the front door, while WEI-CHENG keeps watch round the back. Every home should have one. Or rather, three.
Just like modern security personnel, they have a police background. Originally high-ranking generals from the Tang Dynasty, the MEN-SHEN are mean, moody and very well armed. Their magical weapons are highly efficient — and one glance at their stern military faces keeps all but the most stout-hearted intruders at bay.
You must not call them bouncers.
Article last updated on 22 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Men-shen: Chinese God of Domestic Protection (Chinese mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 September 2014.