Erlang God (Chinese：二郎神), one of the characters in Journey To The West, is the nephew of the Jade Emperor, also known as Erlang Xiansheng Zhenjun. He has a third eye between his forehead, holds a three pointed and double edged gun, and has a divine beast howling spiritual dog under his command. In Journey To The West, he was sent by the Jade Emperor to help capture the monkey king. He fought with the monkey king for 300 rounds and saw through his art of change. He helped the Monk Tang’s team subdue the seven headed insects on the way to the west.