Chapter 2: Ranked as the BanHorsePlague
简介 / Brief Introduction
In order to defend his homeland, Sun Wukong trained the monkeys to practice martial arts every day. Wukong felt that he needed a powerful weapon, so he barged in the Dragon Palace of the Eastern Ocean. He asked the Dragon King for the magical ocean repression needle that was also known as the Compliant Golden-Hooped Rod. Once Wukong was asleep, two summons callers from hell arrested him and he became furious. Wukong headed for the Yama Temple and raised hell there. By examining the register of births and deaths, he found his name in the register of deaths and erased it. He continued to check the register and further erased the names of all other monkeys found there.
The Dragon King and Yama pleaded for the Celestial Jade Emperor to arrest the trouble-making monstrous monkey. The Jade Emperor sent the Gold Star of Venus to pacify and bring back Wukong from the Flower-Fruit Mountain. Wukong accepted the offer to live and work in the Upper Region and was appointed the BanHorsePlague. As he realized his position was one of the lowest ranks, he fled from the Heavenly Palace in anger and returned to the Flower-Fruit Mountain. Back at home, Wukong put up a big banner and proclaimed himself “the Great Sage, Equal to Heaven”…
课文内容 / Text Content
第三集：大圣闹天宫 / Chapter 3：The Great Sage Disturbed the Heavenly Palace