Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom

ZHUYI

Chinese Literature God

Also known as Chu I, Chu Yi, Mr. Redcoat, Red Robe, Zhu Yi, Zhuyi Fuyi, 朱衣

Examination God of Passing Marks

He is one of the attendants of Wen Chang, the God of Literature.

Clad in the red robes of Heaven, Zhuyi is the God of School Tests and Examination Panic. A nod from him can turn crosses into ticks and Fail into Top Marks.

A kindly God who rewards scholastic effort, Zhuyi comforts and supports students and test candidates who’ve forgotten their calculators, their pens, their crib sheets and their own names.

Zhuyi Facts and Figures

Name: Zhuyi
Pronunciation: Jhoo Yee
Alternative names: Chu I, Chu Yi, Mr. Redcoat, Red Robe, Zhu Yi, Zhuyi Fuyi, 朱衣

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

In charge of: Words and Writing
Area of expertise: Writing, Literature, Words

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 2012

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Article last revised on April 20, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
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