the annual Chinese New Year is around the size of the temples throughout Taiwan beginning of a busy year. If earthly idea, the gods considerable volume of business during this period, in addition to bless the people safe and happy year, but also a year in Taiwan were asked to predict the fortune.
first day midnight arrives, many temples, the first thing is to get people to “grab the first fragrance.” Incense in the temple before the event to grab the first off the first temple, one hour open competition for believers the first stick of incense in the incense burner plug in, grab the first Hong who believe this will bring them and their families a year of good luck and well-being.
competition in the New Year’s Day in addition to blessing the gods of good luck throughout the year, but people also want to remove the bad luck to be divine protection, and the beginning of the year’s first priority is to remove the ill-fated An Tai Sui.
According to Taiwan’s folk beliefs, to the Year of the Dragon is the dragon who is being washed by Jupiter, is a dog who is partial red Jupiter, who believed that in the new year, “Jupiter pledge to sit, have no fear of bad blessing”, to resolve way that is safe to Jupiter temple.Although the temple
light coating of intentionally point a year of peace bless believers commercial charge mechanism, but have become a temple incense hard to find. Longshan Temple in Taipei, the lighting in the new year be blessed gods Minga who, three weeks ago, he will have to line up in front of the temple.
light or security light at the point of Jupiter than other traditional methods of good fortune, some temples in Taiwan in recent years, the “rich gold”, is a more creative gods of the earth “loan” to the symbol is not the blessing or the blessing of objects, but real genuine goods NT.
to make a fortune in gold Nantou region famous Purple Palace, New Year again during the influx of tens of thousands of followers, the Earth God shrine to the Purple Palace to borrow money, hoping to be the Earth God blessed this capital can bring lucrative wealth .
Purple Palace borrowing limit is six hundred NT dollars. Just as, like bank loans, borrow money to the Earth God has certain audit procedures. Personally reviewed by the Earth God to decide, intentionally throwing divination blocks to get borrowers to agree to the loan agreement after the passage of a year must pay back the money with the Earth God.
Purple Palace Earth God lend twenty-three billion a year to NT mortal, give the first three feet of the gods in the next, said that this one small short-term loans bad debt ratio is not high, and get rich earth god bless those who do so, often double your money back or donate large sums of money sesame oil.
Whether it is for themselves and their families seeking peace, seeking health, seeking rich, seeking a good marriage, are the gods who has always been expected of traditional business, but in recent years, the gods are endowed with the Taiwan Temple of another new business is to make Taiwan a year by lottery fortunes expectations.
mortal people like to judge the political situation in different parts of Taiwan for the coming year are the gods of Taiwan’s overall fortune also appears divided.
South Kunshen Dai Tianfu Tainan, five thousand years the government of Taiwan in the New Year’s fortunes next year’s poem is signed: “Ling chicken gradually see clearly, everything Look at Zaichou Yin, Yunkai moon according to the world , Musical even see peace. ”
also started pumping fortunes sign Taipei temple, Great Emperor of the poem is signed: “round moon shines thousands, silverside oblique eyes look clear, night at Tan Kwai branch, Ã slender nebula phase cover.”
temples around the fortunes in the fourth day of the ballot argument, although the same is to make predictions of Matsu, but the height of the three major temples incense vary.Lan Temple in Dajia Township
signed poem: “Unfortunately, Spring dead wood, the now hidden in the dark and wide, keep the heart and weathered back, but is still king for heaven and earth.”
Pak temples signed poem is: “difficult to push this line of hand, Song of Songs drink from wandering, Along the news the past, marriage Sushi formed a double.”
Newport Feng Tien Temple signed poem is: “the family business into a grandfather eighty, four Hamming brilliant moon, the natural life every down, hut the middle of Pepsi Hang.”
secret meaning of these poems are more like Tui Bei Tu signed poetry. Warren different disabilities on the same reality with Tui Bei Tu prior to the prediction and interpretation of the same post, it too literally, or in addition to self-scrutiny, but also those who rely on guide to reading poetry to sign linked with the real world.
in the legend of the Tang Dynasty Li Chunfeng and Yuan Tiangang years ago predicted the Tui Bei Tu, the Astrology, Physiognomy, tarot, feng shui graves of politicians in Taiwan during the election period the previous forecast of national importance, are Taiwan media have a certain market.
British performer Derren Brown seen many surprising facility of the mind-reading, psychic, prophecy after, when I see all kinds of predictions, always Sha Fengjing think of Derren Brown stressed that he does not have any supernatural powers, by the performance, then surgery, psychology and mathematics.
prophet for Taiwan believe that the gods, whether good or bad to make any interpretation, at least in the new year started out good news is that predictions of the gods, do not see any Mayan prophecy 2012 doomsday.