Chinese Door Gods

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Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by Little Koshka
published on 19 April 2016
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In China gods (menshen) were often painted on either side of a doorway to guard against evil demons or ghosts.

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Koshka, L. (2016, April 19). Chinese Door Gods. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4959/

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Koshka, Little. "Chinese Door Gods." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 19, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4959/.

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Koshka, Little. "Chinese Door Gods." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Apr 2016. Web. 28 Nov 2020.

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