On the second day of the year, I returned to my mother’s home

2022-09-16 0 By

Feb 2 is the second day of the Year of the Tiger.According to folklore experts, it is the “legal day” for daughters to return home and guining (also called “returning home”) and for uncles to pay New Year’s greetings to their parents-in-law, which is also known as “gu Ye Festival” and “Welcome Son-in-law Day”.The Chinese nation is an emotional nation, but also a nation with affinity and cohesion, the Spring Festival is a perfect embodiment of this affinity and cohesion.Shang Jie, a folk custom expert, said that on the second day of the Lunar New Year, married daughters should take their husbands and children back to their parents’ homes to visit their parents and families.This custom originated after the founding of New China.”It used to be the most anticipated holiday for daughters, where they could not only hold their heads up in front of people, but also assign their husbands to do things.But with the development of The Times, it has gradually evolved into a day to treat sons-in-law and uncles, which is ridiculed as’ Gu Ye’s Day ‘.”Shang Jie said, “In fact, this is related to the traditional concept of ‘an uncle is half a son’ and ‘an uncle is a guest in her family’.”Folklore experts say the time of this custom varies from place to place, but most people choose the second day of the lunar New Year.On this day, the uncles all dressed up neatly, with their wives and children in costumes, carrying large bags, to go to the husband’s home for the New Year, become a beautiful landscape of the market.It is understood that this day, many customs around, some son-in-law to personally cook a table of good food, some to do some housework for the father-in-law, and some to accompany the father-in-law and mother-in-law play cards and chat, although the form is different, but all reflect the reunion, harmony, harmony of ethical family.Sacrifice to the God of wealth in the north in the first month of the second sacrifice to the god of wealth, this day whether business shops, or ordinary families, will be held sacrifice to the God of wealth activities.Families on New Year’s Eve to the god of wealth sacrifice.In fact, the purchase of coarse printed matter incineration.This noon to eat wonton, commonly known as “wonton”;Wing soup & quot;.The sacrificial offerings were fish and mutton.Old Beijing big business, this day are large-scale sacrificial activities, offerings to use “;Five for & quot;, namely whole pig, whole sheep, whole chicken, whole duck, red live carp and so on, hoping to make a fortune this year.The second day of the first lunar month is also known as “Dog Day”.Since the Qin and Han Dynasties, the traditional view is that the first day of the first lunar month is chicken Day, the second day is dog day, the third day is pig day, the fourth day is sheep day, the fifth day is ox day, the sixth day is horse day, and the seventh day is man day.Legend has it that this is because when Nuwa created all living things, she first created the six livestock, and then the man, so the first day to the sixth day are the six livestock day.What customs and traditions are there on the second day of the lunar New Year?Let’s talk about it.(Source: Xinhua News Agency) For more exciting content, please download the “Big Wuhan” client in each major application market.