The Story of the Stone, or The Dream of the Red Chamber; Volume 1: The Golden Days Setting & Symbolism

Cao Xueqin
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Incredible Crags of the Great Fable Mountains

It is at this location that the Goddess Nu-wa created an extra stone when she was repairing the sky.

The Foot of Greensickness Peak

This area is where the monk and the Taoist find the left over magical stone that becomes Bao-yo's magic jade. It is this same location where Vanitas finds the stone with the Jia's story written on it.

Bottle-gourd Temple

This is the temple where Jia Yu-cun lives. This temple is located next door to Zhen Shi-yin's house.

Land of Illusion

Zhen Shi-yin is about the follow the monk and Taoist into this land in his dream when he is awakened suddenly. It is this land where the fairy Disenchantment lives. It is also to this land that Bao-yu goes in his dream.

A Piece of Jade

Bao-yu wears this magical piece of jade around his neck all...

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