Tài Míng Zì Hào Hè Yì Zhū Tiān Qí Gōng Shàng Tiān Dù Rén Yán Shè Bĕi
Fēng Zhēn Wáng
the Great (Tai ) one who looms over the obscurity of the Nether World (Ming).
His assumed name is 'Illustrious Grand Go Player He Yi' (player of the
Chinese board game known as Wei Qi) of the Heavens.
All who are present have earned the merit to go up into Heaven.
Salvation (Du Ren) is granted in a solemn manner,
From the Northern District (Bei Feng) comes
the True Grand-Monarch (Zhen Wang)
Shòu Mìng Pŭ Sǎo Bù Xiáng Sān Yuán Jiàng Zhào Dà Xiàn Huī Zhāng
who orders all to obey the mission to sweep away all inauspiciousness
concerning the Three Origins (San Yuan- Heaven Origin, Earth Origin,
and Man Origin), and [one] is dropped back down along with
these imperial instructions from the highest authorities,
the extensive sheets to be spread out.
Hovering in the air holding the Charms (Fu)
Shè Yù Qīng Dàng Shí Fāng Dìng Jiè Wú Biān Fēng Huŏ Bā Chòng Gǎn
they act for Beautiful-Jade Clarity (Yi Qing- the Highest
of the Thirty-Six Heavens).
It is their job to clear away the immoral things from
all of the Ten Directions (Shi Fang- East South West North East-North East-South
West-South West-North Upwards and Downwards),
even to the ends of the boundaries regardless of their [supposed] margins.
Coming with Wind and fire, the Eight rush forward into the clash
to boldly make certain to
Yŏu Kàng Jù Jiū Sòng Fēng Gōng Yuán Zhēn Zhēn Jiàn Tiān Yào Shī Xíng
Tú Lù Xié Mèi
carry out resistance, and gather together against [the forces of] hell
using the Imperial Palace's (Gong) fundamental truths.
Rising up with force and spirit, shaking a twin-edged sword
in the [broad] daylight to carry out punishment and torture,
to massacre demons and evil spirits
Shòu Bŭ Wú Tíng Qiān Qiān Zhǎn Guò Wàn Miè Xíng Mó Wú Qiān
receiving them under arrest so that without cease,
thousands and thousands are beheaded.
All are exterminated that had taken the shape
or entity of demon or monster.
not even a thousand