Not a God. A demon. He’s the Qin Dynasty official responsible for burning untold numbers of priceless ancient books.
He did this in a bid to destroy Daoist and Confucian ideas which clashed with his own rather nasty brand of Legalist domination.
Chinese culture has mourned the loss of this precious literature ever since. Worst still, Li Si was possibly re-incarnated as Chairman Mao Zedong, who went on an even worse rampage during the Cultural Revolution.
Li Si Facts and Figures
Name: Li Si
Pronunciation: Lee Sur
Alternative names: LI-SZU
Type: legendary mortal
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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