Kofusachi

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Kofusachi
Holy symbol of Kofusachi.
(Deity)
Titles The Laughing God
Adjective Kofusachan
Realm Elysium
Alignment Chaotic good
Areas of Concern Abundance
Discovery
Happiness
Prosperity
Edicts Support local businesses, bring prosperity to your community, sample life's pleasures
Anathema Become tied to one location, judge another based on sexual desires or gender roles
Cleric Alignments (1E)
Domains (1E) Chaos, Charm, Good, Luck, Travel
Subdomains (1E) Azata, Exploration, Fate, (Imagination), Love, Lust, (Revelry), Trade
Cleric Alignments (2E)
Domains (2E) Luck, passion, travel, wealth
Favored Weapon Bo staff or staff
Symbol String of seven coins
Sacred Animal Dog
Images of Kofusachi

Source: Dragon Empires Gazetteer, pg(s). 60 (1E)
Gods & Magic (Second Edition), pg(s). 132
f. (2E)

Kofusachi, often also known as The Laughing God , is the Tian-Hwan god of joy and prosperity.[1]

Appearance

Kofusachi is normally depicted in art as a plump older Tian man with calloused feet who is always smiling joyfully. He caries with him a walking stick and is always followed by a small pack of loyal dogs.[1]

Relationships

Kofusachi is somewhat of a libertine and over the millennia he has taken many, many gods and goddesses as lovers. He is known to maintain remarkably strong friendships with Daikitsu, Lady of Foxes; Desna, Goddess of the North Star; and Shelyn, Lady of Chrysanthemums.[1]

Church of Kofusachi

As the god of happiness, prosperity, and abundance, Kofusachi's blessing is sought for a variety of occurrences from significant events like a wedding, the birth of a child, or an important business deal, to the more mundane, like at the start of a long journey. Kofusachi is primarily worshipped in the Tian Xia nations of Hongal, Hwanggot, and Tianjing.[1] Akafuto, the second largest trading port in Minkai, is home to a famous temple dedicated to Kofusachi and the prosperity he brings, called Ukuashi-Ji.[2]

Holy symbol, favoured weapon, and sacred animal

Kofusachi's holy symbol is a string of seven coins. His holy weapon is the walking stick he uses, a bo staff, while his sacred animal is the dog, similar to those that constantly follow him.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 James Jacobs, Dave Gross, Rob McCreary. (2011). Dragon Empires Gazetteer, p. 60. Paizo Publishing, LLC. ISBN 978-1-60125-379-8
  2. Tito Leati. (2011). Minkai. Tide of Honor, p. 63-64. Paizo Publishing, LLC. ISBN 978-1-60125-385-9