Taoist priest YOU Xuande
(游玄德道長)
Taoist Names: Yujingzi
(玉京子), Dongtian Zhenren(洞天真人)
Taoist Name given by the leader of the 13th generation: Wudang Taiji Daoren
(武當太極道人)
Self-coined Taoist Name: Songhe Shanren
(松鶴山人)
Birth Place: Jinzhou of Hebei province of China

Main Positions
(Past)
Ex-Chief Taoist Priest of Jinding (the Golden Temple on the Peak) of Wudang Mountains
(Current)
Leader of the 14th generation of Wudang Pai
President of South Wudangshan Taoist Association
Vice-chairman of the Consultative Council of Hubei Provincial Taoist Association
Officer of the International Exchange Committee of Hubei Provincial Taoist Association
President of World Federation of Health Preservation
Founder & Lifelong Honorary President of European Taoist Association
Founder & Lifelong Honorary President of Unión Taoísta de España
Founder & Lifelong Honorary President of Associazione Taoista Italiana
President of the Culture Studies Society of Wudang Taoism
Director of South Wudang Taoist Chinese Calligraphy and Paintings Academy
Member of Huanggang City of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
Consultant of the documentary ‘Dragons in Wudang’ produced by National Geographic

Main Honors and Recognition
‘Inheritor of Intangible Cultural Heritage of China (Wudang Esoteric Impartation of Internal Martial Arts)’ granted by Hubei provincial government
‘Great Contributors in Promoting Chinese Traditional Martial Arts 2017’ granted by Wudangshan Wudangquan Research Committee
‘Great Contributor of Wudang Martial Arts’ granted by Wudangshan Wudangquan Research Committee
‘Supreme Grandmaster of Taijiquan’ and ‘World Nine Taijiquan Grandmasters’ granted by Yongnian International Taijiquan Union
‘World Outstanding Wushu Master’ granted by International Wushu Federation
‘The 16th Global Award of Outstanding Chinese Culture and Arts Inheritance – Martial Arts Section’ granted by Taiwan Region
‘International Ambassador of Chinese Wushu’ granted by World Wushu Society
Chinese paintings have been collected by governmental organizations
Over 30 books have been published about Taoism, martial arts studies and poets

Great Grandmaster You Xuande
Taoist priest YOU Lizong(游理宗道長)

Family Name: You Yulong
(游玉龍)
Taoist Names: Lingquanzi
(靈泉子)

Born in Xingtang, Hebei province of China
Started learning Wudang culture and martial arts since his childhood from Great Grandmaster You Xuande
Leading Disciple (the 15th generation) of Wudang Great Grandmaster You Xuande
Official Representative of Wudang culture and martial arts appointed by the Wudang Pai Headquarters and Great Grandmaster You Xuande
‘Inheritor of Intangible Cultural Heritage of China (Wudang Esoteric Impartation of Internal Martial Arts)’ appointed by Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China
 
Current Main Positions
President of European Taoist Association
President of Unión Taoísta de España
Honorary Vice-president of Associazione Taoista Italiana
Honorary Vice-president of Slovenian Taoist Association
Vice-president of Wudang Taoism Research Center
Academician of South Wudang Taoist Chinese Calligraphy and Paintings Academy
Adviser to Peking University’s Taoism Club and Chief Coach of Wudang Martial Arts
Adviser to China’s Cultural Information Committee (Southern Red Agate Section)
Secretary-general of the Art Research Committee of Chen Shaomei
President of Beijing Wudang Association

Main Honors and Recognition
‘Inheritor of Intangible Cultural Heritage of China (Wudang Esoteric Impartation of Internal Martial Arts)’ appointed by Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China
Excellent Thesis Award of young and middle-aged Taijiquan masters granted by Lijiang International Taijiquan Association of China
Grand award (Wudangquan section) of International Wushu Championship of Italy
Honorary Certificate granted by International Wushu Federation
Top 30 Favorite Chinese Taijiquan Masters of the WorldAward granted by World Taijiquan Committee
National Top Artist in China
The book ‘Wudang Dragon Wandering Baguazhang’ has been published by People’s Sports Publishing House of China

Master
You Lizong
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