The Spring Festival forecast, the Customs of the Chinese New Year science popularization

2022-04-23 0 By

Along with the development of the era of many traditional Chinese festivals become simplified many popular New Year’s day before saying slowly transformed from children’s popular songs with childhood memories in the heart of this people generation after generation grew up someone disappeared with lively festival atmosphere gradually faded many heritage festival customs in one thousand from the common sense into cold knowledge with us and see what the Spring Festival customIn different parts of the country, the date of “Xiao Nian” is not the same: the 23rd day of the 12th month is “Xiao Nian” in the north of China, and the 24th day of the 12th month is “Xiao Nian” in the south of China.There are different views: in ancient times, there was the tradition of “official three people four boats five”, the official xiao Nian is the twelfth lunar month 23, people’s family is the twelfth lunar month 24, and people on the water is the twelfth lunar month 25.No matter which day the “little New Year” is, people who have toiled for almost a whole year will begin to prepare for the New Year’s goods and plan to have a comfortable New Year.Xiao Nian is the beginning of Chinese New Year.Folk proverbs say “on the 24th day of the twelfth lunar month, dust and sweep the house.”After the ceremony, preparations for the New Year begin.Dust is year-end cleaning, north called “sweep house”, south called “shan dust”.It is a traditional custom of the Chinese people to sweep the dust before the Spring Festival.Every Spring Festival comes, every family to clean the environment, cleaning all kinds of appliances, unwashing bedding curtains, sweep six lv courtyard, dusting dirt cobweb, dredging open channels and trenches.River north and south, everywhere filled with joy to engage in health, clean and welcome the New Year atmosphere.People say “the 25th day of the twelfth lunar month, make tofu by grinding”, so the 25th day of the twelfth lunar month has the custom of grinding tofu.Interestingly, some places still have the custom of eating tofu residue before New Year’s Eve.Speaking of this, “the twelfth lunar month 25, tofu ‘rotten’ and happiness ‘fu’ homonym, so tofu represents blessing.In addition, the twelfth lunar month 25 paste Windows, then the Jade Emperor, drive disorderly age, according to the custom of tian silkworm.Some ethnic minorities also designate today as the “Thousand-lantern Festival” to express their longing and vision for a better life.As the saying goes, “On the 26th day of the 12th month, the pig is killed to cut the meat for the New Year” or “on the 26th day, the cutter head” refers to the meat prepared for the Spring Festival on this day.It was put into the ballad because the farming society and economy were not developed, and people could only eat meat during the New Year festival, so it was called “New Year’s meat”.In the traditional Chinese Spring Festival custom, people slaughter their poultry on the 27th day of the 12th month.Because the folk think cock is manly, high spirited, very grand, more festive atmosphere, so usually to slaughter cock.On this day, the rooster will appear in the New Year’s Eve feast. The whole chicken plate is placed in a dish in the middle of the table and cannot be disassembled. It is named “Daji Dalii”, which means good luck.The 27th day of the 12th month in the Lunar calendar is also the busiest day before the Spring Festival. On this day, people go to the market to buy all kinds of goods and prepare all kinds of vegetables.The twenty-eighth year of the twelfth lunar month ballad cloud: “the twenty-eighth day of the twelfth lunar month, beat cake steamed steamed buns decal flower” or “twenty-eighth, the face hair”.The so-called decals are posters of New Year pictures, Spring Festival couplets, window cuts and various immortals.If you carefully look at the calendar you will find that this year’s Spring Festival does not exist the lunar New Year’s Eve is the 29th month of the Twelfth lunar Month and the year of the Tiger is only 355 days in fact are “caused by the moon” the 29th month of the twelfth lunar Month (New Year’s Eve) “respect ancestors” year rumor said: “the 29th month of the twelfth lunar month, the grave for ancestors.”Ancestor worship has a long history in China.Death like life is not only an important symbol of filial piety, but also the virtue of respecting the elderly.The Spring Festival is a big festival, grave ceremony is especially solemn.Grave please ancestor time, most areas in the morning of 29 please ancestor.Spring Couplets, also called “Spring stickers”, “door pairs” and “couplets”, are important symbols of the Spring Festival.When people paste Spring Festival couplets and blessings on their homes, it means that the Spring Festival officially begins.Every Spring Festival, whether urban or rural, in addition to Spring Festival couplets, every family also paste window cuts, New Year pictures, the word “fu”, to increase the festive atmosphere.”Set off firecrackers” set off firecrackers, is one of the traditional customs, it is said that firecrackers originated from firecrackers.This custom has a history of more than 2000 years in China. Nowadays, people are used to setting off firecrackers to celebrate the Festival, whether it is the Chinese New Year, or getting married, entering school or getting promoted, as long as it is to express happiness.”New Year’s Eve dinner”, also known as the New Year’s dinner, reunion dinner, reunion dinner, etc., especially refers to the family dinner at the end of the New Year’s Eve.The reunion dinner is the highlight of the year before, not only rich and colorful, but also pay attention to the meaning of the head.On the table, there are usually chicken (meaning a plan) and fish (meaning more than a year) in order to good luck.The Chinese New Year’s Eve dinner is a family reunion. It is the biggest and most important dinner at the end of the year.And of course, the most important thing is dumplings.Dumplings are eaten on many traditional festivals in China. Making dumplings on New Year’s Eve has a different meaning from ordinary times.Who ate the dumplings with coins, it indicates good luck and auspiciousness in the New Year.”New Year’s Money” after the dinner elders will be prepared to give New Year’s money to the younger generation, New Year’s money meaning “pressure blessing”, it sends the elders to the children’s growth of good wishes.”Shou Sui” Shou sui, also known as exhaustion, lighting fire, boil years, stay up late, etc.The folk custom of staying up for the New Year’s Eve is mainly reflected in the lights staying up all night. It is called “burning lanterns shining on the year”, that is, candles are burned all over the night. It is said that after such lighting, the family wealth will be enriched in the coming year.Shousui also refers to the time when families get together on New Year’s Eve and stay up late to welcome the lunar New Year.Clean the house before the first day of the Chinese New Year’s Eve. Do not use brooms on the first day of the Chinese New Year. Do not dump garbage.In the New Year can not break furniture, broken have to quickly say “old (broken) old peace” or “fall to bloom, riches and honour.”The first day with the elders or neighbors in the New Year, generally do not go out to pay a New Year’s visit.After the New Year’s Eve shousui, people open the door on the first day of the morning to congratulate each other “Happy New Year!Peace and good luck “.Younger generation to elders, elders give New Year’s money, pressure evil.On the second day of the lunar New Year, a girl who marries out should go to her family home with her son-in-law and bring gifts in pairs.The family couldn’t take it all. When they went back to their husband’s house, they had to take part of it back.The daughter returning to her mother’s home must bring some gifts and red envelopes to give to her children.According to tradition, the third day of the Lunar New Year is considered the day for mice to marry their daughters, so they should rest early in the evening and not disturb the mice to marry their daughters.The mouse has the taste of “who does not let me have a good day, I let who suffer for a year”. If the mouse is disturbed to marry her daughter, the mouse will harm this family.According to folk saying, on the fourth day of the first lunar month, the Kitchen God needs to check his household registration, so every family should stay at home, prepare rich fruits, burn incense and light candles and set off firecrackers to show respect.Chen Jing said that although many folk sayings are groundless, they carry people’s good wishes to pray for good fortune and avoid misfortune, which is the reason why they have been passed down.I have to put together a hodgepodge of leftover food and clean up the New Year’s shopping.Indoor dusting, sweeping the room, garbage to the courtyard ready to “throw poor”.The fifth day of the fifth lunar year is commonly known as breaking five, to “catch five poor”, including “intellectual poverty, poor, poor, poor life, poor.”People get up at dawn, set off firecrackers and do some cleaning.Firecrackers from the inside out, side put side to the door.Said to get all the bad stuff out of here.On this day, the common folk food custom is to eat dumplings, commonly known as “pinch little mouth”.The fifth day of the sixth day of the year just welcomed the god of wealth into the door, the sixth day will send away the poor god.Send the poor god this day, to carry out a thorough cleaning at home, sweep out the garbage, and useless broken clothes and so on to all throw away.The seventh day of the seventh lunar year is the “birthday of man”, also known as “Rensheng Festival”, “Seven days of man” and so on.It is said that Nuwa created the world and created human beings on the seventh day after creating animals such as chickens, dogs, pigs, cows and horses. Therefore, this day is the birthday of human beings.Parents should not lecture their children on this day.Annual eighth day annual eighth day as the stars of lower bounds, on the day of small lights burning and offerings, called shun star, also known as “the star”, “star”.It is also said that the eighth day is millet’s birthday.The day is sunny, the Lord of this day rice harvest, cloudy days are years of apology.The ninth day of the Lunar New Year is the day of heaven, commonly known as “The Birth of Heaven”. It is said that this day is the birthday of the Jade Emperor.The main customs are offering offerings to the Jade Emperor, Taoist temple, zhai Tian, etc. In some places, when it is sunny, women prepare fragrant flowers and candles, zhai bowl, placed in the open air at the entrance of the courtyard alley to worship the heaven, asking for god’s blessing.On the tenth day of the Chinese New Year, all stone tools such as grinding and grinding cannot be moved, and even sacrificial stones are set up for fear of hurting crops.Also known as “stone motionless”, “ten motionless”.NianWeiEr faded? It’s not really that good NianWeiEr is always in our memory elders created for us but we already has constantly grow up can also create NianWeiEr for others so anyway NianWeiEr have been it is more a feeling of looking forward to a ritual a love of life wish for a better future to read aloud of peace and joy may want themThings are happy and happy year after year to win Italy this issue editor: Li Tiantian graphic source: Henan Agricultural University Spring rain network culture studio