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Mortal Fate
Early Shen Yun Pieces
In ancient China, every young scholar’s highest aspiration was to pass the imperial exams and climb up the ranks as a civil servant. Receiving the official’s hat—a coveted symbol of status—was a crowning glory. One such fellow, however, is given a rare invitation to eternal life in the heavens. But can he see through the temptations of the mortal world and realize that all things gained here are but dust in the wind?This piece is an original Shen Yun work from its 2020 season.Shen Yun presents an all-new production every year! See us live at: