Emperor Shun (舜帝, 2300BC - 2200BC) is considered
as one of the nine founding fathers (三皇五帝) of Han
Chinese nation, a moral representative of the Chinese
culture based on benevolence (仁,
compassion beyond the humanity) and filiality (孝,
the very foundation of the humanity).
On September 8, at the hill foot of Mt Jiuyi
(九嶷山) in Hunan Province (湖南省) where Emperor Shun died while
on his business trip around the country, nearly ten thousand
people paid their tribute to the great man at a memorial
service in grand
traditional Han style .
Hunan is also the birthplace of the greatest
founding father of the modern China, Chairman
(Source of info/photo: 赵众志-新华社)