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  Chien Li Yen

 

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Chien Li Yen, the figure from Chinese mythology who together with his brother Shun Feng Er (fig.) was one day challenged to a fight with Tian Hou, the Mother-Ancestor (fig.). Chien Li Yen is generally depicted with the hand shielding his eyes from the sun.

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