CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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SAN-QING

Chinese Supreme Gods

Also known as SAN-CH'ING, THREE-PURE-ONES

Supreme Daoist Trinity

Known as The Three Pure Ones.

The name refers both to the Three DAOist Heavens and the deities ruling them. YUAN-SHI-TIAN-ZONG is Jade Pure or the Perfect One, and does exceedingly Heavenly things in the realm of Yu-Qing, some of which may be explained under his own entry. The JADE-EMPEROR, formerly his assistant, is now his co-ruler.

LING-BAO-TIAN-SONG is High Pure or Highest Holy One in the Heaven of Shang-Qing. He does magic writing, calendars and calculators.

LAO-JUN, Supreme Pure or Greatest Holy One, is in charge of Immortals in the third Heaven of Tai-Qing and leads the way to ‘The Way’.

SAN-QING FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : SAN-QING
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Everything
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Sarn Cheeng
Alternative names : SAN-CH'ING, THREE-PURE-ONES
Popularity index : 10846
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Article last updated on 15 October 2013 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "San-qing: Chinese Supreme Gods (Chinese mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Oct. 2013. Web. 30 September 2014.

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