PiXiu (Brave Troops), is a legendary auspicious creature in ancient literature. Without an anus, it has a huge mouth which can swallow wealth in the world without expelling it. With such a peculiar ability, it is thought to be able to attract wealth from everywhere and to ward off ill fortunes and bring good fortune. It is known for wealth attracting and is one of the five auspicious animals in ancient literature (the other four are dragon, phoenix, tortoise and Kylin).
Pi Xiu ( also called Pi Yao) is a hybrid mythical winged lion creature which brings wealth luck, business luck, and protection to the wearer.
You'll see the sets of 3 ancient coin symbols on its back and side .The square center of the coin charm represents the energy of the earth, and the roundness of the coin represents the energy of heaven.
Also on the Pixiu you will see the prominent Lu symbol which is also a symbol of Prosperity, Rank, and Influence.
The Pi Xiu has a voracious appetite and yet does not have an anus – which symbolizes that money will come to you and never leave. It is regarded as a wealth magnet, which is helpful for those who are in need of money luck.
The Pi Xiu provides a minimum of six blessings as follows:
Conducts good luck and fortune
Generates good Feng Shui or earth luck
Enhances wealth and riches
Protects individuals and buildings
Protects against evil forces, obstacles and hardship