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What does the term autumnal equinox sacrifice to the moon mean? Why does the state decide to celebrate the festival

DailyBird Culture 2021-10-09 1 0

in China, the autumnal equinox is the mid autumn solar term, and at the autumnal equinox, people will hold some custom activities in order to welcome the arrival of the solar term. What does it mean to sacrifice the moon at the autumnal equinox? Why is the autumnal equinox a national holiday? Let's get to know the old yellow calendar together!

节气秋分祭月是什么意思呢 国家定为什么节日

what does the solar term autumnal equinox sacrifice to the moon mean? The ancients sacrificed to the moon to ensure national peace and security, and expressed people's beautiful wish to pray for the moon god to bless the world. It is understood that the ancients believed that too much Yin Qi would affect the peace of the country and the health of the people. Therefore, the imperial court should sacrifice the moon to ensure national peace and security. This is the so-called "worship the moon on the eve of the festival". And sacrificing the moon is a very ancient custom in China. In fact, it is a kind of worship activity of the ancients to the "moon god". At the autumnal equinox, it is the ancient "Moon Festival". The Mid Autumn Festival comes from the traditional "moon sacrifice".


autumnal equinox are national festivals. Since 2018, China has established the annual Lunar autumnal equinox as "Chinese farmers harvest festival". Chinese farmers' harvest festival "is the first Festival set up for farmers at the national level.

节气秋分祭月是什么意思呢 国家定为什么节日

warm blessings of the autumnal equinox 1. The autumn wind conveys cool and refreshing; Autumn rain drips refreshing and moistens the heart; Autumn leaves dress up the world, piece by piece fresh; The autumnal equinox sends blessings and warm sentences. Friends, may you be happy and enjoy the comfort of autumn! 2. Solemnly remind: when the autumnal equinox comes, the weather is cold, the darkness is early, the night is long, the chill is thick, the mat should be removed, the quilt should be thick, and the clothes should be properly added. 3. The spring rain startles the spring clear Valley sky and has tasted the same sweetness; Summer is full of light, summer and summer are connected. I've seen the same four seasons; After the autumn equinox leaves thanked, the coolness also quietly hit his face. Friends from afar, may my blessing bring you a trace of warmth at the autumnal equinox, and make your heart bloom like spring, meaningful and unchanged!

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