Wu Cheng'en

Wu Cheng'en was a Chinese novelist and poet of the Ming dynasty. He is best known for his classic novel 'Journey to the West,' which is one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature.

Books

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  1. 1. Journey to the West

    "Journey to the West" is a classic Chinese novel that follows the adventures of a Buddhist monk and his three disciples, a monkey, a pig, and a river monster, as they travel from China to India in search of sacred Buddhist scriptures. Along the way, they face a series of challenges and obstacles, including battling demons and overcoming their own personal weaknesses. This epic tale is a blend of mythology, folklore, and fantasy, and is also a commentary on the practice and principles of Buddhism.

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