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RELIGION & MYTHOLOGY

  

 

 

  Black and White Impermanence

 

China

Painted portrait of the Black and White Impermanence, known in Chinese as Hei Bai Wu Chang, i.e. Hei Wu Chang (fig.) and Bai Wu Chang (fig.) depicted together. Whereas the Black Guard is in charge of the evil spirits, the White Guard is in charge of the good souls in Diyu (fig.).