[The Story of Han Xiangzi: The Alchemical Adventures of a Daoist Immortal (China Program Book)] EBOOK / KINDLE
Story of a crane boy Han Xiangzi as he "ACHIEVES IMMORTALITY AND THEN ATTEMPTS TO HELP HIS FAMILY "immortality and then attempts to help his family the same not much happens plot wise to help his family do the same not much happens plot wise what does happen is good Witty storytelling really carries this novel which does not become overly preachy or unpleasant It is heavily interspersed with poetry and images making for light reading A good introduction to Daoism. N Xiangzi's irreverent attitude toward the Confucian stablishment prevented its being taken seriously by literary critics in imperial China it has remained popular among Chinese readers for four centuries Philip Clart's Introduction outlines the
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didactic work masuerading an adventure fantasy story. In this Seventeenth Century Chinese Novel Han century Chinese novel Han best known as one of the Eight Immortals seeks and achieves immortality and then devotes himself to converting his materialistic politically ambitious Confucian uncle Han Yu a real historical figure to Daoism Written in lively vernacular prose interspersed with poems and songs the novel takes its readers over vast distances across China to the heavens and into the underworld Readers listen to debates among Confucians Daoists and Buddhists and witness trials of faith and the performance of magical feats Similar in style content. ,A Didactic Work Masuerading
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immortality The translator a great job introducing the text his annotations are fantastic so many This was the perfect book that came to me at Inventing the Medium: Principles of Interaction Design as a Cultural Practice exactly the right time Following the. And vintage to the popular Buddhist novel Journey to the West also known in English as Monkey The Story of Han Xiangzi uses colorful characters twists of plot witty dialogue and action suitable for a superhero comic book to convey its religious message that worldly life isphemeral and that true contentment can religious message that worldly life is phemeral and that true contentment can found only through Daoist cultivation This is the first translation into any Western language of Han Xiangzi uanzhuan literally The Complete Story of Han Xiangzi On one level the novel is a delightful adventure; on another it is serious theology Although The Story of Ha. .Achieve Immortality The Translator