In China, Dragons are considered to be divine mythical beings that bring abundance, prosperity and good fortune. Crafted from traditional resin, with a brass-like gold finish.(Story card included)
In China, there are many different types of Dragons, relating to anything from the elements to specific places. They embody strength, goodness and the spirit of change or transformation. Dragons are symbolic of the creative strength of Heaven, masculine energy (Yang), and are believed to appear in the world if the ruling sovereign shows a lack of virtue. They are also said to exert a restraining influence over the sin of greed. The Dragon frequently appears in carvings or statues holding a ball, or pearl. This can symbolize many different things – the sun, moon, an egg which represents the dual influences of nature, or the pearl of potentiality. The Azure Dragon represents the cardinal direction “East” in the Chinese Art of Feng Shui, Dragons can be placed in many areas of the home to guard, protect, bring strength and to activate masculine energy.