A mountainous island located in the middle of nowhere as the crow flies, Penglai Shan can only be reached by air. Being a paradise, there are no airport facilities, which is just as well as it’s a place of outstanding unnatural beauty.
Trillions of scented flowers grow amongst trees made of coral-bearing pearls. Everything shimmers and all the animals and birds are white. The Dew of Eternal Life flows in all the many streams and fountains, ensuring ongoing immortality — but only for those who are already immortal.
The island appears to be surrounded by water, but this is actually a protective wheeze. It’s really an element so insubstantial that nothing can float on it. That sinking feeling means just that. Unless, of course, you happen to be an Immortal.
Penglai Shan Facts and Figures
Name: Penglai Shan
Pronunciation: Pung Luy Sharn
Alternative names: Mount Penglai, P'eng-Lai-Shan, Peng-Lai-Shan
Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: legendary place
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1530
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Article last revised on April 22, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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