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  1. Mel Mel says:

    Creation of the Gods MOBI ✓ Creation of PDF/EPUB creation download, gods pdf, Creation of pdf, Creation of the GodsCreation of the Gods EpubFor the past month and a bit I ve been reading the Ming dynasty novel Creation of the Gods in translation The translation I have is by Gu ZhiZhong and seems to be the only English language translation available It s unfortunately been abridged, there are still a 100 chapters and over a 1000 pages but it leaves you wondering what they left out The novel is in a lot of ways quite similar to Journey to the West though everyone is Daoist instead of Bu


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    Creation of the Gods MOBI ✓ Creation of PDF/EPUB creation download, gods pdf, Creation of pdf, Creation of the GodsCreation of the Gods EpubThis is the first classic Chinese literature that I read Overall, it was a good read but I find quite a few parts being repetitive Whenever one side suffered defeat, they will just retreat and get help from outsiders to win back the battle In my opinion, there are too many characters hence, I cannot see much development in the characters In this story, people just come and go easily with the exception of the few main characters The fighting segments were decent but it is too short in my opi This is the first classic Chinese literature that I read Overall, it was a good read but I find quite a few parts being repetitive Whenever one side suffered defeat, they will just retreat and get help from outsiders to win back the battle In my opinion, there are too many characters hence, I cannot see much development in the characters In this story, people just come and go easily with the exception of the few m


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Creation of the Gods Creation of the Gods MOBI ✓ Creation of PDF/EPUB creation download, gods pdf, Creation of pdf, Creation of the GodsCreation of the Gods Epub Creation of the Gods, published in the Ming Dynasty , is the most popular and one of the best, if not also the best written, Chinese classics of mythical literature It begins with the grand pilgrimage of King Zhou of the Shang DynastyBCBC , the most notorious Creation of PDF/EPUB or tyrant in Chinese legend, to worship the Goddess Nu Wa, the creator of mankind in Chinese mythology, on her birthday The beauty of the goddess completely bewitched the monarch and sets him on fire with lust His poem written on the wall to express his deep love for the goddess infuriates her She decided to punish the king and bring an end to the Shang Dynasty The novel culminates with the crowning of King Wu of Zhou DynastyBC BC and the canonization of gods by his prime minister Jiang Ziya However, the Chinese was a nation mostly composed of polytheists, who believed that there were numerous gods in the Three Realms Heaven, World, and Hell that rules over everything in this world and created various deities to suit their varied desires and needs Most of the gods anti deities were posthumously canonized historical national heroes and upright officials who were believed to have been heavenly deities sent to this world to deliver mankind from misery In fact the roots of many of such popular beliefs and legend are found in Creation of the Gods Therefore, the novel is not simply a piece of literature, but very much an agglomeration of folk beliefs and religion It is in fact a valuable and indispensable tool in understanding the Chinese folk culture.

  • Library Binding
  • 2145
  • Creation of the Gods
  • Xu Zhonglin
  • 10 June 2019
  • 7800054861

About the Author: Xu Zhonglin

Creation of the Gods MOBI ✓ Creation of PDF/EPUB creation download, gods pdf, Creation of pdf, Creation of the GodsCreation of the Gods Epub Xu Zhonglin was a Chinese writer who lived in the Ming Dynasty He is best known as the author of the novel Fengshen Yanyi.