Chang Fei

Chinese - A war-god. He is regarded as the ruler of the dark months of the year and is depicted as having a bearded black face and staring eyes. In some areas he is regarded as the patron of builders. Some say that Chang Fei is a meat seller who became immortalised as the god of butchers. In this version, he is envisaged as some eight feet tall with the head of a panther. Sometimes called Chang Fei, Fan K'uei or Fan K'uei.

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