Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom


Chinese Wind God

Also known as Fei Lien, Feilian, Xie Feng

The Dragon of the Wind

He is a rather windy Chinese Serpent, so we will breeze through his most notable features: bull’s horns, sparrow’s head, stag’s body and snake’s tail. He also appears in humanoid form under the name Feng Bo.

Something of a trouble-maker, at some stage his arch-enemy Yi shot a hole in his windbag. Now he has almost run out of puff.

Fei Lian Facts and Figures

Name: Fei Lian
Pronunciation: Fay Lee-yen
Alternative names: Fei Lien, Feilian, Xie Feng

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

In charge of: Wind
Area of expertise: Wind

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
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Article last revised on September 25, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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