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  She Jiang

 

China

Statue of the Chinese-Taoist ghost She Jiang, i.e. the Snake General, at Fengdu Ghost City (fig.). He is one of the four guardians at the gate of the Emperor's Hall in Diyu, i.e. Hell. This demon has a black complexion, downward growing fangs, bulging eyes, and holds a snake, which in the middle is curled around his neck.