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Zhulong (mythology)

Zhulong or Zhuyin (, or "Torch Shadow") was a giant red draconic solar deity in Chinese mythology. It supposedly had a human's face and snake's body, created day and night by opening and closing its eyes, and created seasonal winds by breathing.


Zhulong may refer to:

  • Zhulong, Chuzhou , town in Nanqiao District, Chuzhou, Anhui
  • Zhulong, Longquan , town in Longquan, Zhejiang
  • Zhulong , a mythical being in Chinese mythology)
  • Pig dragon (Chinese 猪龍), a type of artifact known from ancient China