Wudang, Home of Taiji – Part 2 – Nationwide Harmony
Here the Daoist music and culture are introduced. Through the emperor, the building of the Wudang temples was realized. The historical timeline and the background motives of the Emperor are adequately explained. The emperor was inspired to rule a country with the idealism of Laozi (Daodejing). This was the first rise for the Daoists regarding political power. The building of the Wudang temples is explained and the opening of the “Office of the Sacred Music”. We see many traditional Daoists instruments and how this ancient art is preserved today.