Chu Pa-chieh

Chinese - A pig-like god. He controlled movement in the Milky Way, which was regarded as a river, but was banished to earth as a pig when he upset the Jade Emperor after getting drunk. He became a devotee of Buddha when he met the goddess Kuan Yin. He went to India with Hsüan Tsang when he made the long journey to bring the Buddhist scriptures to China. Also referred to as Chu Pa-chieh, Pig Fairy, Pig Fairy, Pigsy or Pigsy.

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