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Chinese Mythology Podcast is a podcast where you get to join Yang's husband Eric as she tells him of myths and legends she grew up with. We hope you enjoy these stories as much as we do!

Chinese Mythology Podcast is a podcast where you get to join Yang's husband Eric as she tells him of myths and legends she grew up with. We hope you enjoy these stories as much as we do!
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Chinese Mythology Podcast is a podcast where you get to join Yang's husband Eric as she tells him of myths and legends she grew up with. We hope you enjoy these stories as much as we do!

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English


Episodes

Ep 73: Theft Of Peach

8/13/2018
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Today we will tell a story called theft of peach from the book Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio 聊斋 志 异. It is based on the author's real experiences of watching a magic show on the streets.

Duration:00:11:32

Ep 72: Eight Immortals 8- HanXiangZi

8/10/2018
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Today we will talk about the last immortal in the Eight Immortals 八仙. The 8th immortal is called Han XiangZi 韩湘子, who represents the young. If you want to know about other immortals please check out our previous episodes.

Duration:00:06:57

Ep 71: The Creature That Knows Creatures

8/6/2018
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There are countless mythical creatures in Chinese mythology. Today we will talk about a mythical creature called BaiZe who is an expert of mythical creatures.

Duration:00:06:48

Ep 70: Eight Immortals 7 -- CaoGuoJiu

8/3/2018
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Today we will talk about the 7th person in the Eight Immortals 八仙 in Chinese mythology -- CaoGuoJiu 曹国舅.

Duration:00:06:54

Ep 69: Greedy Ocean God

7/30/2018
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There are always some strange things happening on a sea voyage. Today we are going to talk about a mysterious Persian guy and a greedy sea god.

Duration:00:05:32

Ep 68: Lord Of The Soil And Ground

7/27/2018
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Today we are going to talk about a cute old man, Lord of the Soil and Ground. We call him TuDiGong 土地公 in Chinese, a tutelary deity of a region and community in Chinese mythology.

Duration:00:06:46

Ep 67: Remote Nations Of The World 4

7/23/2018
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Today we will continue our series of remote nations of the world about nations where people have strange body parts.

Duration:00:11:19

Ep 66: Remote Nations Of The World 3

7/20/2018
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Today we will talk more remote nations of the world-- the nation of women and the nation of men.

Duration:00:07:05

Ep 65: Baby Ginseng Fruit

7/16/2018
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If you search “ginseng fruit” on the Internet, you would see some weird pictures and articles about this “creep fruit in China” in the shape of infants. Does this fruit really exist? Well it exists in Chinese mythology and is called ginseng fruit 人参果.

Duration:00:07:09

Ep 64: Old Man Of The South Pole

7/13/2018
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Today we are going to talk about the Old Man of the South Pole, NanJiXianWeng 南极仙翁 in Chinese Mythology. He is the god of longevity.

Duration:00:07:16

Ep 63: Chinese Hopping Vampires

7/9/2018
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When we talk about vampires, we might think about they can just show up from no where in the middle of the night and disappear in a blink of an eye. Today we are going talk about the Hopping Vampires in Chinese mythology and folklore, yes those vampires are hopping around.

Duration:00:10:11

Ep 62: Madame White Snake -- part 4

7/6/2018
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Today we will continue our story of Madame White Snake.

Duration:00:13:10

Ep 61: Madame White Snake -- part3

7/2/2018
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Today we will continue our story of Madame White Snake.

Duration:00:11:12

Ep 60- Madame White Snake -- part 2

6/29/2018
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Today we will continue our story of Madame White Snake.

Duration:00:17:03

Ep 59: Madame White Snake -- part 1

6/25/2018
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Since it is around the DuanWu Festival or Dragon Boat Festival 端午节, it is the time to tell the story of Madame White Snake or The Legend of the White Snake 白蛇传, which will take four episodes to talk about. It is considered as one of China's Four Great Love stories.

Duration:00:14:23

Ep 58: eight immortals 6 -- LanCaihe

6/22/2018
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Today we are going to talk about the sixth immortal in the Eight Immortals 八仙. His name is LanCaihe, who represents the poor.

Duration:00:05:38

Ep 57: Dragon Boat Festival

6/18/2018
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It is around the time of DuanWu Festival 端午节, also known as the Dragon Boat Festival. Today we are going to talk about the interesting stories about the festival. DuanWu Festival is on the 5th day of the 5th month of the lunar calendar, around the summer solstice. This year, it is on June 18th.

Duration:00:18:46

Ep 56: Antz

6/15/2018
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When you think about it, we human beings are actually sharing the whole planet earth with millions of millions of animals. How much are we interacting with the other creatures every day? How are our behaviors affecting the others? And how is that affecting us?Today we are going to talk about a story of a man saving an ant.

Duration:00:11:09

Ep 55: Mermaid

6/11/2018
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The deep waters. The mysteries. Today we are going to talk about the mythical creature from the deep waters-- mermaid or merman in Chinese mythology.

Duration:00:06:51

Ep 54: In-law Conflicts-- part 2

6/8/2018
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Today we will continue our story from last episode.

Duration:00:13:13