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Fu Hsi
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Fu Hsi

Fu Hsi (伏羲; pinyin fu2 xi1; Pao-hsi), was the mythical First Emperor of China. He is the culture hero reputed to be the inventor of writing, fishing and trapping.

The Yi Jing is attributed to his reading of the Ho Map, also known as The Yellow River Map.

See also: Nuwa, Chinese mythology, Sanhuangwudi

Need to add: biography of him. Cross Reference to his consort. Illustration of him on stamps. Other dates of his alleged existence.