Chinese legends
Chinese mythology refers to those myths found in the historical geographic area of China: these include myths in Chinese and other languages, as transmitted by Han Chinese as well as other ethnic grou...
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Legend of the White Snake
The Legend of the White Snake, also known as Madame White Snake, is a Chinese legend which existed in oral tradition long before any written compilation. It has since been presented in a number of maj...
Legend of the White Snake - Wikipedia
Tian Xian Pei
Tian Xian Pei (Chinese: 天仙配; pinyin: Tiānxiān pèi), sometimes translated as Fairy Couple, is a Chinese legend, which existed as oral traditions before any written compilation. It has since bec...
The Legend of Wenlong
"The Legend of Wenlong" is an ancient folk story of Han Chinese origin. Today it is mostly known in its operatic form as Liu Wenlong and the Water-chestnut Mirror. It is now a traditional song of the ...
Hong Fu Nü
Hong Fu Nü (紅拂女), the Lady with Red Sleeves, is a legendary Chinese folk hero from imperial China whose birth name was Zhang Chuchen (張出塵, alternatively 張初塵). She was purported to have lived during t...
Butterfly Lovers
The Butterfly Lovers is a Chinese legend of a tragic love story of a pair of lovers, Liang Shanbo (梁山伯) and Zhu Yingtai (祝英台), whose names form the title of the story. The title is often abbreviated t...
Butterfly Lovers - Wikipedia
Hua Mulan
Hua Mulan or Fa Mulan (Chinese: 花木蘭 花木兰) is a legendary woman warrior from ancient China who was originally described in a poem known as the Ballad of Mulan (木蘭辭). In the poem, Hua Mulan takes her...
Mizi Xia
Mizi Xia (Chinese: 弥子瑕; pinyin: Mízi Xiá) is a semi-legendary figure from the Zhou dynasty Period of China. He was first recorded in the work Han Fei Zi, by Legalist philosopher Han Fei, as t...