Hotei
   A deity of contentment and abundance, Taoist in origin. He is one of the shichi-fuku-jin, seven gods of good luck.

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  • Hotei — Hotei, von Utagawa Kuniyoshi, frühes 19. Jahrhundert, Tokyo Hotei (japanisch, auch: Hotai) bzw. Budai (chin. 布袋, bùdài „Stoffsack“) ist eine populäre Figur der chinesischen und japanischen Volksreligion, in Japan zählt er unter anderem zu den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hotei —   [japanisch »Leinwandsack«], chinesisch Budai, einer der sieben japanischen Glücksgötter und Schutzpatron der Kinder. Hotei ist ein historisch nachweisbarer chinesischer Bettelmönch (um 900); in der Zenmalerei häufig dargestellt als… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hotei — Portal:Budismo. Contenido relacionado con Budismo. Representación de Hotei, realizada por Utagawa Kuniyoshi. Hotei o Bu …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hotei — Budai Budai et ses disciples, grottes de Feilai Feng, Hangzhou, Chine Budai (布袋) selon son nom chinois, ou Hotei (布袋 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hoteï — Budai Budai et ses disciples, grottes de Feilai Feng, Hangzhou, Chine Budai (布袋) selon son nom chinois, ou Hotei (布袋 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hotei —    Japanese god of laughter and contentment. He is usually depicted as being extremely fat and carries on his back a linen bag (hotei) from which he derives his name. He is one of the seven divinities of luck, the Shichi Fukujin …   Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • Hotei — ▪ Japanese mythology  in Japanese mythology, one of the Shichi fuku jin (“Seven Gods of Luck”). This popular figure is depicted frequently in contemporary crafts as a cheerful, contented Buddhist monk with a large exposed belly, often accompanied …   Universalium

  • Hotei — n. one of the seven Deities of happiness and contentment, Laughing Buddha (Japanese folklore) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Hotei —    Of the seven Japanese gods of luck, this very fat man is the most popular …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

  • Hotei — noun one of the 7 gods of happiness • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Japanese deity …   Useful english dictionary

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