Chinese Emperor Yao. Color on silk, Song Dynasty. National Palace Museum
Emperor Yao statue in the Guanyun hall of the Yao temple in Linfen (Shanxi).
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"