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Plays DataBase Chō Ryō (Zhang Liang) : PhotoStory StoryDataPhotoStory
 

Huang Shigong (literally, “the man of yellow stone”) came to a dirt-paved wooden bridge to meet Zhang Liang (Chō Ryō in Japanese) and teach him the secrets of military strategy.
喜多節世
Zhang Liang was late once, but this time he arrives early and waits in good spirits.
喜多節世
To test the will of Zhang Liang, a shoe is thrown into the river. Right away, Zhang Liang goes after it.
野口能弘、梅若六郎
The shoe is taken by a giant snake. Zhang Liang stays calm and confronts it.
近藤乾之助、波吉雅之、宝生閑
The shoe is brilliantly taken back and placed on the foot of Huang Shigong.
近藤乾之助、宝生閑
Huang Shigong gets off his horse and takes out a scroll of military strategies.
中森晶三
The scroll is bestowed on Zhang Liang. Afterwards, the giant snake becomes the guardian deity of Zhang Liang. In an auspicious omen, Huang Shigong transforms into a yellow boulder.
喜多六平太、大村定、植田隆之亮
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