Chronicle of Ages
While the monk orders have had the freedom to pursue their own paths towards enlightenment occasionally there have been those that have been branded heretical in nature. These were orders that promoted violence, questioned the celestial order, and those that promoted the worship and fellowship of Fu Leng.
Many of these followers converged and perfected their creed of personal power and achievement through strength. They have found that the precepts the Spider resonate with their own goals. Few among them have actually succumbed to the Shadowlands Taint.