Suiren

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Suiren, from: The Dragon, Image, and Demon by Hampden C. DuBose, London 1886

Suiren (Chinese: , pinyin: suì rén), is the discoverer of fire, according to Chinese mythology. He is one of the legendary Three August Ones from ancient Chinese history. Images of Suiren depict him as having three eyes. He is said to have reigned half a million years during the Pleistocene epoch.

Suiren
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Nüwa
Emperor of China Succeeded by
Fuxi
Preceded by
Youchao
Emperor of China Succeeded by
Fuxi