Day Nine of Chinese New Years

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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