Member of the Seven Japanese Gods of Good Fortune.
Fukurokuju is in charge of Health and Fitness. He keeps in good shape, but we are not sure if this is the shape most people would want to be... with an elongated head and short bandy legs.
We feel he may have been purloined by the Feng Shui brigade as part of their Fuk, Luk & Shou package, which is of course Chinese and should remain more inscrutable than popular.
There are six more Gods of Good Fortune — see our amazing package deal — Shichi Fukujin.
Fukurokuju Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: FUKU-ROKU-JU
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Good Health
Area of expertise: Good Health
Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 1079
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Article last revised on November 19, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.