On the fourth day of the New Year, “send the poor god to welcome the God of wealth”, keep in mind the “5 customs 4 taboo”, bonanza


Today is February 4th in the Gregorian calendar, the fourth day of the Lunar New Year, and the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics.In addition, it is also the beginning of Spring, the first of the 24 solar terms!So today is a good day full of blessings.Folk believe that today is also “welcome the god of wealth” day, it can be seen that a good today, the New Year will be full of blessings, smooth throughout the year.The fourth day of the New Year is still in the New Year, this day is still a lot of old traditions, remember “5 customs 6 taboo”, welcome peace!One, remember “5 customs” 1, “welcome the god of wealth” some people may be curious, is not the fifth day to welcome the “god of wealth”?In fact, many people in order to make a fortune in the New Year, good luck, so will advance “welcome the god of wealth”, in order to look forward to their New Year can have more wealth and good luck.Therefore, from 3 PM on the fourth day of the Chinese New Year, the merchants would prepare a ceremony to welcome the gods.Such as put on the eight immortals table, put on vegetables, fruits and so on, until about 10 o ‘clock at night, to the five road god of wealth worship, to meet the arrival of the god of wealth.The next morning, shops will open their doors and lights to welcome the god of wealth, and go to the temple of wealth to exchange for gold ingot, in the hope of a prosperous New Year.On this day, there is a folk custom of “sending the Kitchen God”, hoping that the Kitchen God will say good things to him in heaven.On the fourth day of the Lunar New Year, the Kitchen God returns to the people.In order to bring down the kitchen god, families would present offerings, such as fruits, wine and dishes, and burn incense to welcome the Kitchen god in the hope that he would bless them with everything in the New Year.3, “send the poor God” in the past, about the Spring Festival pay more attention to, such as New Year’s day, the second day is not clean, these two days no matter how dirty home, can not throw away the garbage.At the beginning of the year, the indoor garbage is collected, but not thrown out.Until the fourth day of the year, it is necessary to thoroughly clean, not only to clean the whole family again, but also to throw away the unused, broken things in the home.This practice is actually to “throw away the poor”, to throw away bad luck and bad luck, in the hope that the New Year will be rich, so the day is also called “throw away the poor Day”.According to legend, Nu Wa used seven days to create the world. In addition to making human beings, she also created six animals.The animal sheep was created on the fourth day of the New Year, so it is also known as the “Day of the Sheep”, which means “Three Yang open tai”.The ancients believed that on a clear day from the first day to the sixth day of the Lunar New Year, the animals created on that day would “flourish” for the rest of the year.If the weather is fine on the fourth day of the year, it is a good year to raise sheep, with higher yields and fewer diseases.5, “send vulcan” in the north, also think that today is “send vulcan” day, and Zhurong is vulcan, in charge of people’s fireworks, to protect the family safe.So on the fourth night of the New Year, people would choose a stick and tie firewood to it, walk to the river and throw it in.Meaning no fire in the New Year, every family is safe and healthy.6, “eat pancake fried eggs” is the so-called “first dumplings, the first two sides, the third and the fourth pancake fried eggs”, on the fourth day of the New Year, people in the north will make pancake fried eggs, its taste delicious and unique, can eat Onions, noodles, egg fragrance.At the same time, the cakes are mostly round, and the eggs are also round, which means “happy reunion”.And because of the big cake roll eggs, also have the meaning of “blessing”.On the fourth day of the New Year, the god of Fire, the God of kitchen and so on have returned, so we need to do a good job in advance to welcome the ceremony, please let them return.Especially the Kitchen God, when he comes back, he will “call the roll” to see which family is not at home. If anyone is not at home, the Kitchen God will get angry and lower his anger.In order to welcome the Kitchen God, he is invited to call the roll.Therefore, those who want to go back to work should try not to go back on this day.So, whether this day can pay a New Year call?This is ok, after all, we visit relatives at noon, will soon go home, will not miss the “roll call”.2, avoid sewing in the past, people’s life is relatively poor, wear clothes on what pay attention to, a dress usually sew a lot of times, even then also reluctant to lose.However, people must wear new clothes during the Spring Festival. Even if they have no money to buy new clothes, they cannot wear mended clothes.If the clothes are damaged and need to be mended, it should not be on the fourth day of the Chinese New Year, otherwise it means that they will have to do sewing and mending for a whole year.Avoid waste in the past, people live poor, reluctant to throw things.And during the Spring Festival will produce a variety of food, because of the variety of dishes, half will not finish eating.Plus relatives to visit and new dishes to cook.May be the fourth day of the year, there are a lot of leftovers, but this day can not be wasted, the people will be home leftovers folded together, make a risotto, also known as “eat folding luo”, which is also warned people to cherish food, do not waste.4, avoid killing sheep said, the fourth day of the year is “sheep day”, this day is taboo to kill sheep, which means that the New Year can “three Yang Kai Tai”, make “foreign” wealth.The fourth day of the first lunar month is more traditional and exquisite. In addition, the “Start of Spring” solar term is coming, people also need to “catch spring”, “step on spring”, “bite spring”, which can be said to be full of blessings!

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