Known as The Three Pure Ones.
The name refers both to the Three Daoist Heavens and the deities ruling them. Yuanshi Tianzun is Jade Pure or the Perfect One, and does exceedingly Heavenly things in the realm of Yu-Qing, some of which may be explained under his own entry. The Jade Emperor, formerly his assistant, is now his co-ruler.
Lingbao Tianzun is High Pure or Highest Holy One in the Heaven of Shang-Qing. He does magic writing, calendars and calculators.
Daode Tianzun, Supreme Pure or Greatest Holy One, is in charge of Immortals in the third Heaven of Tai-Qing and leads the way to ‘The Way’.
Sanqing Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Sarn Cheeng
Alternative names: San Qing, San-Ch'ing, Three Pure Ones, Three Purities
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Everything
Area of expertise: Supreme, Everything
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
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