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WU-DI

Chinese Ruler God

Also known as WU-TI

Five legendary Chinese Kings

The took over after the SAN-HUANG.

The first was HUANG-DI, popularly known as the Yellow Emperor, followed by Zhuan-Xu, Di-Ku, Emperor YAO, and finally SHUN.

Although tall tales and unlikely legends make China’s earliest history seem like a fairytale, the WU-DI were actual genuine historical figures who lived around 4,500 years ago.

Scholars have waged many paper wars over their exact names and dates. But we will remain aloof and let them fight it out

WU-DI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : WU-DI
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Ruling
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Woo Dee
Alternative names : WU-TI
Popularity index : 5026

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Article last updated on 25 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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