相傳三太子，或稱李哪吒，自幼拜太乙真人習法。李哪吒生性頑 皮，法力高強，因大鬧東海還打死了東海太子，自知闖下大禍， 為了不累及父母，哪吒便自殺。哪吒死後太乙真人收其魂魄，命
aka Li Ne Zhu had studied after master Taiyi since young. Being naughty
and powerful, after creating havoc in the East China Sea and taking the
life of Prince of East China Sea, he realized big trouble had been brought
about and took his own life to prevent his parents from being compromised.
After Ne Zhu died, master Taiyi called back his soul and ordered him to
assist King Wu of Zhou in the overthrow of Zhou, and is bestowed the appellation
of General Zhangtan.