JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

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BENTEN

Japanese Good Luck Goddess

Also known as BENZAI

Goddess of Fortune

The only Goddess among the SHICHI-FUKU-JIN team of Good Luck Gods.

Love, sea, music and literature are among her specialties. Ben out of ten for this one.

GodNote: Sorry this Benten article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Stay tuned.

BENTEN FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BENTEN
Location : Japan
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Good Luck
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : BENZAI
Popularity index : 21300
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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "BENTEN: Goddess of Good Fortune from Japanese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Jan. 2014. Web. 1 September 2014.

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