Fenghuang Picture

A Fenghuang, or Chinese Phoenix: Fenghuang are mythological birds of East Asia that reign over all other birds.The Phoenix itself is a mythical sacred firebird that can be found in the mythologies of the Arabian, Persians, Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, Chinese, Indians and Phoenicians. A phoenix has colorful plumage and a tail of gold and scarlet or purple, blue, and green according to some legends. This is the Chinese/Indian version of the Phoenix. In India, the Phoenix and Peacock got eyed spots on their tails after the Indian Sun God's, Suraj's, daughter release fire tears on them.
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