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Emperor Yao

Mythical Neolithic King from China. Famous for developing basic Government, integration of Solar and Lunar Calenders, delegation of authority to provinces and for harmonising his people.
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Chinese Emperor Yao. Color on silk, Song Dynasty. National Palace Museum

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Emperor Yao statue in the Guanyun hall of the Yao temple in Linfen (Shanxi).

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Emperor Yao. Inscription reads: "The god Yao, Fang Xun, was humane like Heaven itself, and wise like a divine being; to be near him was like approaching the sun, to look at him was like gazing into clouds"

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