Age: 5 - 12
This story, popular among people in Heilongjiang
Province, is about five lotus fairies from the Pool of Green Waves
in Heaved, who were so bored with their dull and longly life there
that they often came down to earth.
they saw how drought was making flowers and plants wither and deer
and other animals die of thirst, they stole magic water at great
risk to themselves from the Pool of Green Waves with which to rescue
people on earth. However the Queen of the West found out their kind
action and turned them into five lotus ponds as a punishment. Since
then the five lotus sisters have remained on earth, making life
better for people.