Tales of Wuxia
A Kami, or Celestial Spirit, helps enact the mandate of heaven and ensure the workers of the universe. These are lesser kami, given governance over 'small' things like stream, forest, or an aspect of a larger force as the underling of a more powerful Kami.
Tien Lung are the heavenly dragons and rulers of dragon kind. THey live in cloud castles or mountaintop pools, with retinues of other spirits, dragons, and ghosts serving them.
The Qilin or Kilin (Chinese: 麒麟, alternatively 騏驎; pinyin: qílín; Wade–Giles: ch'i-lin), also spelled Kirin from Japanese, or sometimes Kyrin, is a mythical hooved Chinese chimerical creature known throughout various East Asian cultures, and is said to …