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Peng Zu(Forefather of Peng Region) in history of China was quite famous as an immortal for his longevity. Peng Zu was the grand-grandson of Zhuan Xu(颛顼, one of Five Kings in early period of ancient China). due to his mild and calm character, he was preferred by King Yao(also called Tangyao,唐尧, one of Five Kings in early period of ancient China) and conferred a territory upon Dapeng, today’s Xuzhou, Jiangsu province. So he also had a nickname: Laopeng(老彭, Senior Peng). It was said that Peng Zu was more than 800 years old, and became the representative of Chinese longevity men, and in this way, he was also respected as “Zu”(祖, the old figure). Peng Zu was the descendants of King of Chu State, a powerful counterpart of Qin State before Qin unified China. In Taoism, Peng Zu was a highly respected figure who was a god of Taoism world, and to some extent, he was as famous as Laozi, the founder of Taoism. In Taoist classic named Nanhua Zhenjing(南华真经), also famous as Zhuangzi created by Zhuang Zi, Peng Zu was mentioned highly as a model of longevity.