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Unfortunately, the Goddess soon found out the fact that her daughter married a mortal.
She was furious and immediately took Zhinu back to the heaven.
The Goddess was also touched by their love and finally allowed them to meet on the 7th of the 7th lunar month every year, which became today’s Double Seventh Day, the Chinese Valentine’s Day.
On that day Chinese people will look up the sky and watch the two stars Altair and Vega meet on the same side of the Milky Way for the yearly meeting. Legend of the White Snake 白蛇传 is a widely circulated folklore which happened in Hangzhou, south China.
Hearing his death, Zhu vowed to die for love after him.
What on earth is love that makes lovers vow to stick together in life and death?
Below are the top 10 widespread ancient Chinese love stories, some are myths or legends, some are literary works, and some are real persons and real stories.
Niulang was an honest and kind cowherd who lived by himself herding cattle and farming.
One day he met a beautiful girl named Zhinu, the seventh daughter of the Goddess, who had descended to the earth to look for fun.