Also known as He-Li-Di, Kishi-Mojin, Karitei-Mo
- Multiple Cultures (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)
A female Ogre from India China and Japan. She would steal and consume children. However this was put to an end when she encountered the Buddha who hid one of her own children away from her. She learnt what anguish she had caused others and this changed her behavior. She is now seen as a guardian of children.
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