Zheng - A beast from the mythologies of China & Japan. The Zheng was a leopard that had 1 long single horn protruding from its forehead and had 5 tails. The Zheng made the sound of striking stones. It lived in the mountains.

Contemporary Chinese artist's impression on a mythical creature described in the "Classic of Mountains and Seas". A brilliant sort of tiger.

Nüwa, also known as Nügua, is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology, best known for creating mankind and repairing the pillar of heaven.

Nüwa, also known as Nügua, is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology, best known for creating mankind and repairing the pillar of heaven.

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Bi Xie 辟邪 - Deflector of Evil; Chinese Unicorn - Kylin is a form of unicorn with one horn, while Parthia is a form of unicorn with two horns.

Nüwa was a serpent deity from ancient Chinese mythology. Sometimes she is pictured as a gorgeous woman, other times she is shown possessing a woman’s head but the body of a powerful snake. Nüwa was the creator of humankind and remained a powerful benefactor to people and all living creatures (many of which were also her handiwork).

Nüwa, the Serpent Goddess

The dragon in buddhism by lubo-09 (As far as I know, dragon...is a loosely translated name for Naga when Buddhism was introduced into ancient China. Naga and dragon in native Chinese mythology are quite different.)

The dragon in buddhism by (As far as I know, dragon.is a loosely translated name for Naga when Buddhism was introduced into ancient China. Naga and dragon in native Chinese mythology are quite different.

The Eight Immortals are group of legendary saints from Chinese mythology. They are revered by the Taoists and play a significant role in secular Chinese culture. They were said to have lived on five islands in the Bohai Sea.

The Eight Immortals are group of legendary saints from Chinese mythology. They are revered by the Taoists and play a significant role in secular Chinese culture. They were said to have lived on five islands in the Bohai Sea.

Mazu [媽祖], also spelt Matsu and Ma-tsu, is the Chinese goddess of the sea who is said to protect fishermen and sailors. Over 1,000 years ago, a young girl by the name of Mazu (original name was Lin Mo) was born at the Xianliang Port of Meizhou Bay in Putian, East China’s Fujian Province. Clever, brave and kindhearted, Mazu could forecast the weather and offered medical services to fellow islanders. As legend goes, Mazu ascended to heaven and became immortal at Meizhou Bay.

Mazu [媽祖], also spelt Matsu and Ma-tsu, is the Chinese goddess of the sea who is said to protect fishermen and sailors. Over years ago, a young girl by the name of Mazu (original name was Lin Mo) was born at the Xianliang Port of Meizhou Bay in Puti

Nüwa [女媧] is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology best known for creating mankind and repairing the wall of heaven.

Mythology ~ Nüwa [女媧] is a goddess in ancient Chinese mythology best known for creating mankind and repairing the wall of heaven.

Chang'er from Chinese mythology, who resides on the moon with a pet rabbit who concocts all sorts of things

collective-history: “ Chang’e or Chang-O, originally known as Heng’e or Heng-O, is the Chinese goddess of the Moon. Unlike many lunar deities in other cultures who personify the Moon, Chang’e only.

Chang’e or Chang-o [嫦娥] is the Chinese goddess of the Moon. Unlike many lunar deities in other cultures who personify the Moon, Chang’e only lives on the Moon. In one version of the Chang’e legend, she was a beautiful young girl working in the Jade Emperor’s palace in heaven, where immortals, good people and fairies lived. One day, she accidentally broke a precious porcelain jar. Angered, the Jade Emperor banished her to live on earth. #myth

Chang’e or Chang-o [嫦娥] is the Chinese goddess of the Moon. Unlike some lunar deities in other cultures who personify the Moon, Chang’e only lives on the Moon.

Huan- Chinese myth: a cat with one eye and three tails. It was said if you wore its skin that you would be cured of jaundice.

Huan- Chinese myth: a cat with one eye and three tails. It was said if you wore its skin you would be cured of jaundice.

Gudiao- Chinese myth: a bird resembling an eagle with a horn on its head. It was said to live in the mountains and make sounds that resembled the cry of a baby.  Chinese mythology

Gudiao – The unicorn birds, I really love this artwork for the creature, but the fact is that I already many more interesting bird-of-prey based monsters in the game already. Still love the artwork though!

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