"Havoc in Heaven" as written by and Jesca Hoop....
Red ribbon on which we ride
Carry us over horizon as the sun setting night
Puts on a phantom cloak
Sing violet light and evoke
The protection that violet evokes

Fasten your focus on your soul
Cause is your fruit and flowers on
Red ribbon, swift justice comes
Delivery white bone demon

Ohhh, ohhh
Begun the havoc in heaven
Ohhh, ohhh
Begun the havoc in heaven

Deep, deep in a green sea
There is a weapon for me
A pin that is fixing the sea
A pillar of gold shiny
And if I can pull it free
The cudgel is coming with me

Fasten heave ho, pillar of gold
Runs through the deepest darkest stone
Cudgel undone, weighing one ton
Bring on your force white bone demon

Ohhh, ohhh
Begun the havoc in heaven
Ohhh, ohhh
Begun the havoc in heaven

Don't believe your eyes
When the maiden does arrive
You fool, she is the enemy
And do not trust the guise
Of a woman old and wise
For truly, she is the white bone demon

Ohhh

Dance makakus 'round the fire
Warrior drums, banshee crier
Call to them visions of her fire
Fueled by the demon's throw
We shall subdue her to bone
And ashes to ashes her home

Fasten your focus on your soul
'Cause is your fruit and flowers' home
And in one blow I smite down my foe
And ashes to ashes welcome home

Ohhh, ohhh
Begun the havoc in heaven


Lyrics submitted by avataraera, edited by KadeBlad333

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    Song MeaningI think the whole song is about sections from the Chinese novel "Journey to the West", one of the four great classical novels of Chinese literature. Specifically about a monkey named Sun Wukong and his interactions with the Dragon King (chapter 3) and a yaoguai named Bai Gu Jing (chapter 27). This yaoguai is a shapeshifting demoness, and in her true form she is depicted as a skeleton; a "White Bone Demon"; a "White boned man".

    So that the lyric breakdown makes sense, I will quickly sum up important events that are relevant to what happens with Bai Gu Jing so it will make more sense.

    BACKSTORY
    "Journey to the West" is about four travelers who are traveling from China to India. The object of their journey is to retrieve a better translation of Buddhist scriptures. They want the Chinese people may be enlightened so that their behavior may accord with the tenets of Buddhism

    The travelers are Xuanzang, Sun Wukong, Zhu Bajie, and Sha Wujing. Xuanzang is a Buddhist monk, and the others are his disciples.

    Chapters 1 - 7 covers Sun Wukong to show why he is special. He is a monkey who originally defied heaven by wrecking a palace in heaven. This leads Buddha to trap him in stone. He is later nourished by the five elements and is freed. Sun Wukong learned the art of the Tao, 72 polymorphic transformations, and combat. He also ate a peach which gave him immortality and in an eight-trigram furnace he gained fiery golden eyes that can see through any disguise. He later gave himself the name 'Qitian Dasheng', which means 'Great Sage Equal to Heaven'. He became as powerful as all of the Eastern deities and leads a rebellion against Heaven. In the end, Buddha traps him in the "Mountain of Flowers and Fruit" for 500 years.
    Sun Wukong is the most intelligent and violent of the three disciples. Xuanzang punishes him with a gold ring on Sun Wukong's head that can cause him unbearable headaches by becoming tighter.

    Bai Gu Jing, the yaoguai, desired to eat the flesh of Xuanzang because it is believed by many that doing so will bring them immortality and negate all of the sins of their past lives.

    LYRIC BREAKDOWN
    "Red ribbon on which we ride
    Carry us over horizon as the sun setting night
    Puts on a phantom cloak"
    This refers to the traveler's journey. They traveled along the Silk Road that connects China to India. This journey will not be what it seems- it will be filled with trials and malicious yaoguai.

    "Sing violet light and evoke
    The protection that violet evokes"
    In Chinese culture, the color purple symbolizes spiritual awareness, which is the purpose of their journey to India. It is also associated with royalty and divinity.
    When the war between Sun Wukong and Heaven began, the earth was covered with a purple fog that threw the earth into darkness. The idea that he is trying to repent for that war would symbolically clear the 'divine (violet) fog' with 'divine light'.
    Furthermore, along their journey, both Fate and Buddha engineer their trials- but no harm ever befalls them. This is because they are protected by Buddha; by 'violet light'.

    "Fasten your focus on your soul
    Cause is your fruit and flowers on
    Red ribbon"
    Sun Wukong wants to atone for what he did to be trapped in the mountain of "Fruit and Flowers". This is how Guanyin gets him to join Xuanzang's pilgrimage over the Silk Road as a disciple.
    This realization correlates to his name which means "awakened to emptiness".

    "Begun the havoc in heaven"
    Throughout the song, this phrase refers to what Sun Wukong is striving to atone for. It is a constant reminder to him that (1) he needs to keep going, even though he gets punished (by the golden ring on his head) along the journey for doing what he thinks is right; (2) that Xuanzang must make it to the temple in India alive so that he (Sun Wukong) can be forgiven and return to Heaven.

    "Deep, deep in a green sea
    There is a weapon for me"
    Before becoming a disciple of Xuanzang, Sun Wukong goes to the undersea palace of the Dragon King of the East Sea and gets his staff, a golden-banded cudgel, there which becomes his main weapon.

    "A pin that is fixing the sea"
    His staff can shrink down to the size of a needle, which he keeps in his ear. Originally, the staff was a pillar that weighs 17,550 lbs and supports the roof of the Dragon King's palace.

    "A pillar of gold shiny
    And if I can pull it free
    The cudgel is coming with me"
    The Dragon King is able to easily pull the pillar out of its place and easily swing it. He tells Sun Wukong that if he could lift it, he can have it.

    "Fasten heave ho, pillar of gold
    Runs through the deepest darkest stone
    Cudgel undone, weighing one ton"
    Sun Wukong was able to remove the pillar, and so he got his primary weapon.

    "Bring on your force white bone demon"
    Sun Wukong will use this staff to eventually destroy Sun Wukong, the yaoguai who wants to eat Xuanzang's flesh.

    "Don't believe your eyes
    When the maiden does arrive"
    The yaoguai first turns into an innocent and pretty girl who says she left her father and mother to search for food and that she is willing to share Xuanzang. The food she offers is actually a poisonous fruit.

    "You fool, she is the enemy"
    Sun Wukong uses his magical eyes and sees through her disguise. He hits her with his staff, seemingly killing her. Sun Wukong tried to explain to everyone what she was but they didn't believe him, so they punished him with the ring around his head. Xuanzang believed she was an innocent and buried her. Having survived the attack, she dug underground to recover.

    "And do not trust
    The guise of a woman old and wise
    For truly, she is the white bone demon"
    The yaoguai wants to drive Sun Wukong away because he is protecting Xuanzang. The yaoguai returns a second time as an old woman who claims that the girl from before is her daughter. Sun Wukong sees through her disguise once again and kills her. The group is angered at Sun Wukong and continues to not believe him. They punish him again, and he promises to not kill anyone else.

    "Swift justice comes
    Delivery white boned man"
    The yaoguai transforms a third time into an old man who claims that the girl and woman who were killed were his daughter and wife. Sun Wukong does not kill the old man, because of his promise to Xuanzang.

    "Dance makakus 'round the fire
    Warrior drums, banshee crier
    Call to them visions of her fire"
    The yaoguai (referred to here as a banshee) wants Sun Wukong to kill him again so that he breaks his promise to Xuanzang. It speaks to him in a way that only he could hear what it said. The yaoguai taunts him into attacking her.
    The word 'makaku' means 'monkey'. "Dance makaku" is then 'Dance Monkey' as in 'Dance monkey- dance'. The yaoguai taunts the "warrior" whose companions do not believe him when he tells them of its 'fire'; its evil intentions.

    "Fueled by the demon's throw
    We shall subdue her to bone
    And ashes to ashes her home"
    Because of the yaoguai's taunts, the monkey breaks his promise and kills her for good. Once the yaoguai dies, it reveals its true form- a white skeleton. It has the words "Lady White-Bone" written on its spine.

    "And in one blow I smite down my foe
    And ashes to ashes welcome home"
    When Sun Wukong killed the yaoguai for good, it with a single strong blow.

    The title of this song, "Havoc in Heaven" likely refers to when Sun Wukong wrecked the palace in heaven. Now, in order to get back, he must go on this Journey to The West to atone for what he did. This 'havoc' continues through his whole journey as he encounters trials and demons.

    HOW THIS PART OF THE STORY ENDS
    Sun Wukong shows this to Xuanzang who then believes him that the three people were a yaoguai. Zhu Bajie convinces Xuanzang that Sun Wukong is lying and that he used magic to transform the old man's corpse into a skeleton.
    Xuanzang is furious that Sun Wukong killed the old man as well and tells him to leave.
    After Sun Wukong is gone, another yaoguai comes for Xuanzang. They cannot defeat this one, which forces Zhu Bajie to invite Sun Wukong back to save Xuanzang.

    FUN SIDE FACT
    "Journey to the West" served as the base of Son Goku's story in the manga series 'Dragon Ball'.

    SOURCES
    acuirewisdom.blogspot.com/2008/09/…
    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/…
    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/…
    books.google.com/…
    KadeBlad333on December 21, 2016   Link

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