The Zheng. A beast from the mythologies of China that was reported to have lived amongst the creatures of this world. The Zheng was a leopard that had 1 long single horn protruding from its forehead. It was red and had 5 tails. The Zheng made the sound of striking stones.

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.

Huli jing, a creature of ancient Chinese myth. Precursor of the Japanese kitsune spirit of the fox maiden.  . . . .   ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/  . . . .   #art #history #Asian

Huli jing, a creature of ancient Chinese myth. Precursor of the Japanese kitsune spirit of the fox maiden. Looks like Kurama :>

CHINESE DEAMONS | variety of demons/creatures from chinese mythology

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.

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.

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

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

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

Nüwa was a serpent deity from ancient Chinese mythology. Nüwa was seen as the creator of humankind and remained a powerful benefactor to people and all living creatures.

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.

Zheng- Chinese myth: a five tailed, red leopard with one horn on its head. It lived in the mountains.

The Zheng was a Chinese mythological leopard that had a long horn protruding from its forehead. It was red and had five tails. The Zheng made the sound of striking stones. It lived in the mountains with many other fabulous creatures. (origin of this artw

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