XI-SHIAlso known as HSI-SHIH
Beautiful Goddess of Face Creams, Cosmetics and Perfumes.
The Prince Wu soon got to hear of this delightful female and summoned her to appear at court. With XI-SHI by his side, he soon forgot all about his princely duties, fell into a political daze and was promptly overthrown by supporters of the exiled King Yue.
Meanwhile XI-SHI, having helped rid the country of a corrupt ruler, lived happily ever after on the proceeds of an endless stream of face cream endorsements.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : China
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Shee Sshur
Alternative names : HSI-SHIH
Popularity index : 182
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