Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom

FENGDU

Chinese Dead legendary place

Also known as Fengdu Gui Cheng, Feng-Tu, Feng-Tu Kuei-Ch'eng

Welcome to Ghost Town

This is a fantastic ancient ghost city located in Fengdu, Chongqing.

Full of thousand-year-old temples and buildings dedicated to the afterlife, it is absolutely steeped in mythological history. It is also reputed to be an entrance to Diyu, the Underworld itself.

Typically, Fengdu has now been transformed into a kind of deadly theme park. It is now haunted by the restless souls of lost tourists.

Fengdu Facts and Figures

Name: Fengdu
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Fengdu Gui Cheng, Feng-Tu, Feng-Tu Kuei-Ch'eng

Gender: Male
Type: legendary place
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Dead
Area of expertise: The Dead

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 634

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Article last revised on September 25, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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