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BENTEN
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.

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Article last updated on 10 January 2006
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT BENTEN : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : BENTEN
Location : Japan
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : BENZAI
Popularity index : 812

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