Day Nine of Chinese New Years 2017

The Jade Emperor

We are on the Day Nine, the number of completion .

The Jade Emperor’s Birthday is said to be the ninth day of the first lunar month.

On this day Taoist temples hold a Jade Emperor ritual ( “heaven worship”) at which blessing are done , incense is burnt   and make food offerings are made.

What to do ?

  1. Burn your favorite incense,
  2. Eat one of your favorite foods
  3. and offer a blessing or a prayer of gratitude.

To learn more about the Jade Emperor click on the link below

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jade_Emperor

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