Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom

CHISONGZI

Chinese Rain God

Also known as Ch'i-Sung-Tzu, Red Pine, Master Red Pine, Chisong, Chisongzi, Chi-Sung-Tzu

Lord of Rain in the Far West

He is known for dramatically ending a drought by magically pouring water from his special bowl.

He lives on a mountain you will never find even if you wanted to. He is often identified with Yu Shi. Apparently they have a similar taste in magic bowls.

Chisongzi Facts and Figures

Name: Chisongzi
Pronunciation: Jhur Sorng Dzur
Alternative names: Ch'i-Sung-Tzu, Red Pine, Master Red Pine, Chisong, Chisongzi, Chi-Sung-Tzu

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Rain
Area of expertise: Rain

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 946

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Article last revised on April 20, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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