Cantonese Stories


Li and Gao

Li and Gao

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Li was a foolish neighbour. But one day, in the gambling house, Li won three hundred yuan…

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The Island of the Sun

The Island of the Sun

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

There was once a farmer who had two sons. The older son was selfish and greedy, while the younger son was kind and generous…

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The Story of Niu Lang and Zhi Nu

The Story of Niu Lang and Zhi Nu

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Niu Lang wasn’t always a simple cow herder. And Zhi Nu wasn’t always a cloud-weaver. Once upon a time they were both stars up in the night sky…

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The Story of the Dragon Boat Festival

The Story of the Dragon Boat Festival

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

A very long time ago, during a period known as the Zhou Dynasty, China was divided into seven warring kingdoms…

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The Lady Who Lives On The Moon

The Lady Who Lives On The Moon

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Once upon a time, there was a beautiful warrior called Chang’e who was married to a brave and strong archer named Houyi…

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The Farmer and the Cow

The Farmer and the Cow

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Once upon a time, there was a farmer called Ah Niu.  Ah Niu was not a rich farmer but he was very happy…

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The Dragon of Kinabalu

The Dragon of Kinabalu

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Towards the end of the fourteenth century, China had begun to trade with many surrounding countries…

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