Chinese mythology

Uncover the captivating tales and mythical creatures of Chinese mythology. Discover the rich history and fascinating legends that have shaped Chinese culture for centuries.
Witness the radiant Vermillion Bird of the South, a magnificent presence in Chinese astrology. Embark on a journey through its fiery symbolism, association with the southern direction, and its impact on passion, creativity, and prosperity. #VermillionBird #ChineseAstrology #CelestialSymbol Bird, Symbols, Mythical, Chinese Astrology, Ancient, Vermillion, Celestial, Creatures, Ancient Chinese

Witness the radiant Vermillion Bird of the South, a magnificent presence in Chinese astrology. Embark on a journey through its fiery symbolism, association with the southern direction, and its impact on passion, creativity, and prosperity. #VermillionBird #ChineseAstrology #CelestialSymbol

Avatar
28 Constellations
They are protectors and god-like creatures. They are the Four Evils The Four Evils are Tao Tie饕餮, Hun Dun混沌, Qiong Qi穷奇 and Tao Wu梼杌. Each holds evil characteristics such as encouraging greed, distorting truth, and making wars. The evil beasts’ names are still often referred to as metaphors out of superstition. Beast, Beast Creature, Creature Art, Creature Design, Animais, Mythical, Monster Art, Legendary Creature, Chinese

They are protectors and god-like creatures. They are the Four Evils The Four Evils are Tao Tie饕餮, Hun Dun混沌, Qiong Qi穷奇 and Tao Wu梼杌. Each holds evil characteristics such as encouraging greed, distorting truth, and making wars. The evil beasts’ names are still often referred to as metaphors out of superstition.

AvatarA
amanda
White Tiger or Baihu is one of the Four Symbols in ancient Chinese Astrology, and the representative of the west, metal, and autumn. 《中兴征祥说》记载:“王者仁而不害,则白虎见。白虎者,仁兽也。虎而白色,缟身如雪,无杂毛,啸则风兴。昔召公化行陕西之国,白虎应焉。” Picture from artist 嗷呜小奶熊. Fantasy Art, China, Chinese Mythology, Chinese Tiger, Chinese Art, Chinese Astrology, Cyberpunk Art, Mythical Creatures, Mythological Creatures

White Tiger or Baihu is one of the Four Symbols in ancient Chinese Astrology, and the representative of the west, metal, and autumn. 《中兴征祥说》记载:“王者仁而不害,则白虎见。白虎者,仁兽也。虎而白色,缟身如雪,无杂毛,啸则风兴。昔召公化行陕西之国,白虎应焉。” Picture from artist 嗷呜小奶熊.

Avatar
Chinafetching.com
Fenghuang is a type of mythical creature, with colorful feather, respected as the King of Birds, and the symbolism of a peaceful, flourishing era. 《尔雅·释鸟》记载:“瑞应,鸟也。鸡头、蛇颈、燕颔、龟背、鱼尾、五彩色,高六尺许。出,为王者之嘉瑞。” Picture from Te Rongyi (特荣一). China, Trinidad, Art, Oriental, Gouache, Chinese Art, Japanese Art Prints, Phoenix Bird, Japanese Quilts

Fenghuang is a type of mythical creature, with colorful feather, respected as the King of Birds, and the symbolism of a peaceful, flourishing era. 《尔雅·释鸟》记载:“瑞应,鸟也。鸡头、蛇颈、燕颔、龟背、鱼尾、五彩色,高六尺许。出,为王者之嘉瑞。” Picture from Te Rongyi (特荣一).

Avatar
ねこキチ