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This volume is a collection of selected stories from the Chinese classic Huainanzi Gushi which was originally published in China. This is an Indian edition of the stories from this book. The stories reveal the rich traditional culture of China. Its popularity is based on its interesting contents in the form of strong and vivid plots and eidetic images. The fine work of Huainanzi is rare and full of ideas which encompass wide subjects from nature, politics astronomy, geography, military affairs, philosophy and medicine. Stories of the book bring the classics back to life in its customary language of today and the elements of present time. Contents Contents Preface FOLKTALES Marrying Off One's Daughter Man Who Did Good Qin Niuque Meets the Robbers Aspirations of Crows and Magpies A Man of Qi Stole Gold Keeping the Promise Shan Bao and Zhang Yi FAIRYTALES Nuwa Mends the Sky Houyi Shoots Down the Suns Chang'e Flies to the Moon Kua Fu Chasing the Sun Gong Gong Smashed Mount Buzhou Shennong Tasted Different Plants God of Farming Conflicts Between Emperors Yellow and Yan Battle of Zhuolu Fuxi Created Trigrams Cangjie's Creation of Characters Suiren Created the Fire SEASONAL STORIES The First Month of Spring The Second Month of Spring The Third Month of Spring The First Month of Summer The Second Month of Slimmer The Third Month of Summer The First Month of Autumn The Second Month of Autumn The Third Month of Autumn The First Month of Winter The Second Month of Winter The Third Month of Winter Appendix Introduction to Liu An, King of Huainan Use Wisdom to Mould One's Destiny. PRINTED PAGES: 90.