Taiwan's ancient rituals grasping years

Category: Spontaneous Moments

 

Photo and caption by Wei Zong Lu

Years old this day is the most important ritual before the election, Also known as grasping week, and so was Chinese-style aptitude tests, Which put 12-14 sample items: Books, stamps, ink, abacus (computer), coins, chicken, pork, ruler, onions, Celery, garlic, rice straw, swords, earpiece, etc., let the baby sitting in rice sieve Central And let him crawl any, may be used to predict the future fate of the trades. 週歲這天最重要的儀式就是選才, 又稱為抓周,等於是中國式的性向測驗, 裡面放12-14樣物品: 書、印章、筆墨、算盤(計算機)、錢幣、雞腿、豬肉、尺、蔥、 芹菜、蒜、稻草、刀劍、聽筒等,再讓嬰兒坐在米篩中央 ,讓他任意抓取,用以預測將來命運或會從事的行業。

Location: Taiwan, Taipei

 

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