Emei Sect

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Emei Sect (simplified Chinese: 峨嵋派; traditional Chinese: 峨嵋派; pinyin: É Méi Paì) is one of the leading righteous orthodox sects in the Jiang Hu. The school is located at Mount Emei in the basin of SiChuan Province. The beautiful majesty of the mountain earned Mount Emei as "The Most Beautiful Mountain Under Heaven". It is the one of the most renowned Buddhist and Taoist sanctuaries in Central Plains. In Wulin, Emei Sect is one of the "Four Great Sword Sects" (四大劍派). The members of the Emei Sect are predominantly female and the leaders are Buddhist nuns, however it has male disciples as well. Emei Sect is founded in the early Yuan Dynasty by Guo Xiang (郭襄) around the same time as the founding of the Wudang Sect.

Emei Sect - 峨嵋派
Founded : Early Yuan Dynasty
Location : Mount Emei (峨嵋山), Provinde of SiChuan (四川)
Characteristics : Buddhist philosophy. In Wuxia novel, the martial arts practitioners were usually the females from the nunnery. It's considered as major righteous sect. Emei Sect is renowned for its swordsmanship martial arts.


Known Sect Leader:

  • 1st Sect Leader: Guo Xiang (郭襄)
  • 2nd Sect Leader: FengLing (风陵师太)
  • 3rd Sect Leader: MieJue (灭绝师太)
  • 4th Sect Leader: Zhou ZhiRuo (周芷若)

Martial Arts