A legendary book of supernatural works, "Purity Sword Book", stirs up the rivalries among swordsmen in the martial arts world. Ling, the eldest disciple from Huashan Sect, is being accused of stealing the book and being expelled by his master. He then leaves Huashan, encouters Ying, the daughter of the former leader of Sun Moon Sect, and helps Ying's father to get back the leadership... (Mei Ah)
40 episodes x 46 mn. Adapted from chinese novel, Xiao Ao Jiang Hu (1967), written by Jin Yong. The book has been adapted to films, Swordsman and Swordsman 2. Theme song: Xiao Ao Jiang Hu by Liu Huan and Faye Wong.