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The Soul of the Great Bell (Short Story)

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The Soul of the Great Bell is a Chinese folk tale, later written as a short story by Lafcadio Hearn. The Chinese emperor demands that a bell maker produce a special bell that will be heard for 100 miles, or he will kill the bell maker. The man's daughter learns that only if a pure maiden is sacrificed will the bell be forged, and gives her life to save her father.
Plot Nearly five hundred years ago, the Celestial August and Yung- Lo commanded the worthy official Kouan- Yu to make a bell that the sound thereof might be heard for one hundred Li. He therefore called the master moulders and renowned bellsmiths and all men of great repute and cunning in foundry wo…
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The theme of the story is Life process because it is showed in the story the experiences of Kouan- Yu and Ko- Ngai and what a child can do in order to save his/her parents.
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"The Soul of the Great Bell" is about the daughter of a Chinese bell maker. She wants the casting of the Great Bell to be flawless for the emperor so she makes a great and noble sacrifice.
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The official bell maker was commanded by the king to make a special bell that would produce a clear, strong sound that could be heard over a great distance. His first two attempts was disastrous and the king was angry, and threatened him that if he failed another time, it would cost him his life. Th…
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young lo,kuan yo,ko ngai
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i think the characters are Ko-Ngai,Kouan-Yu... Son of Heaven, Celestial, August.. --------------------------------------------------------------------Edit.The characters are:Kouan-YuKo-NgaiYung-Loother characters:astrologerKo-ngai's serving woman
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The Characters of the story The Soul of The Great Bell are: Yung-LoKouan-yuKo-Ngaiako to c trexie umpad hahahaha
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Learn to sacrifice and make right decision(s)
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The setting of the story "The Soul of the Great Bell" was nearly five hundred years ago at the City of Peking (now called Beijing).
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The story is told by a narrator in the third person.
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Thank you for that wonderful question. I think The soul is being the bell of the great bell and the soul. It will become the soul of the soul in the bell of great soul and the soul became a good bell. It should be the great bell in the soul but the soul of the bell will be the bell of the great soul…
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The Great Bell is very important as it helps with conflict resolution. From the Great Bell, we come to learn that confession is not only good for the soul alone but everyone in society.
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the climax is when ko ngai jump in the materials
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tapulana bata-a pangutana nalang sa mga bato uy
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Learn to sacrifice and make right decisions.
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kaya nga tinatanong eh ? shunga lang !>_<
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First sacrifice: The refused a hundred suitors because she is afraid that her father's home will be desolated by her absence Second sacrifice: She sold some of her jewelries to pay an astrologer in helping her find a solution for her father's problem. Third sacrifice: She knew that she would die on…
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!The Great Power, Comes with the great Responsibility!
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sa puet ng nanay at tatay mo kantotan pagkakantot nila sa isat isa sige pa sige
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components of the soul and the great bell
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ko-ngai
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what was the in the soul of the great bell
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Because of how it was created.
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the soul of the great bell climax
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The script for the story of the Soul of the Great Bell are not available. However, one can view this story on video at locations including YouTube.
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huwag mong itanong sa akin dahil hindi ko alam... kaya nga ako nag sesearch tapos itatanong mo pa sa akin... cheee manigas ka
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when was the story told
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because the story shows of how the bell was created
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The Soul of The Great Bell by Lafcadio Hearn is the story of a Ming Dynasty king, obsessed with the production of a great bell with perfect tone. Despite endless effort, the desired result never happens. One day, the daughter of the king, who dearly loves her father, overhears that the only way to g…
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Yong-Lo, Kouan-Yu , Ko-Ngai
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how many peoples in the world
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In the end of the soul of the great bell, O-Yuki asked Minokichi about the White Woman, of which then they explained about the night in the fisherman's hut. It was then that Yuki claimed it was her and threatened him if the children should ever complain about him. That is when she melted away turnin…
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ko ngai -loving daugther kouan yu -great follower
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what is Reaction of The Soul of the Great bell
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because the story showa of how the bell was created
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the son of heaven,ko-ngai,kouan-yu,fuh-yin,yong-lo
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Chinese traditions are reflected in the story the soul of the great bell
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This short story was written by an American-born author (Lafcadio Hearn) who fell in love with Asian culture and retold a number of Chinese and Japanese folk stories. In this one, the bell really does have a soul, as I will try to explain. The legend from hundreds of years ago tell us that an empero…
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ho are involve of the story of the soul of the great bell
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Cause Many People Wants To Go or Learn How To Speak and The Languege Of Chinese ! :)
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what happened to story the soul og the great bell
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bell great of the soul the in told story
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because of the gravity between the earth and outerspace.
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He was the father of Ko-ngai,the girl who sacrificed herself just to save her father.
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The value learnt is to always clean you're teeth twice a day, or decay might start to form and there is a slight chance of gum disease
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Curtain Call - 1952 The Soul of the Great Bell 1-2 was released on: USA: 27 June 1952
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The soul of the great bell
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Lafrcadio Hearn
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As a mythological/mystical tragedy.
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A princess died to make the bell ring properly.
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