Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom

YUCHI JINGDE

Chinese God

Also known as Yuchi Gong, Hu Jingde, Yü-Ch'ih Ching-Te, Yü-Ch'ih Kung, Hu-Ching-Te

Another trusty Doorway God

One of the Men Shen, he stands on watch at the entrances to public buildings with his comrade Qin Shubao.

Together they leer at all-comers and keep evil spirits at bay.

Yuchi Jingde Facts and Figures

Name: Yuchi Jingde
Pronunciation: Hoo Jeeng Duh
Alternative names: Yuchi Gong, Hu Jingde, Yü-Ch'ih Ching-Te, Yü-Ch'ih Kung, Hu-Ching-Te

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

Role: Unknown at present

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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