CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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RU-SHOU

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Chinese Messenger Spirit

Also known as JU-SHOU

Dragon Spirit of the West

Like GOU-MANG, he’s a messenger of the ancient Sky God TAI-YI. He lives in and controls the West of the world, oversees Fall, brings bad luck and is rather unpopular.

RU-SHOU FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : RU-SHOU
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : spiritual being
In charge of : Messages
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Joo Sshoh
Alternative names : JU-SHOU
Popularity index : 4638

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Article last updated on 17 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "RU-SHOU: Spirit of Messenger from Chinese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 17 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.

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