It is said that if you tour the 7 GODS OF FORTUNE, your life and properties will be protected from seven kinds of disaster (including water, fire and theft) and you will be blessed with seven kinds of good fortune: LOVE, respect and affection; artistic accomplishment; POPULARITY; good luck and WEALTH; true courage; integrity and generosity; and long life.
Each of the seven Gods of Fortune is patron of one of these areas.
The seven deities come from three countries: INDIA (Daikoku-ten, Bishamon-ten, Benzai-ten), CHINA (Fukurokuju, Juro-jin, Hotei-son) and JAPAN (Ebisu). By the way: Benzai-ten is a Goddess.
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