The 7th moon of the Chinese calendar is a spiritual month. It falls on 1st Aug this year. This month, due to astrological bodies alignment, spirit of other dimension may venture into this world & vise versa. So it is also a good time for human to send those wondering spirit to the other dimensions by asking the help of the Ghost king or to some believer, the Bodhisattva in her fearsome form , to bring all these wondering soul to other world or to rebirth cycle.
Thus prayer altar /platforms are put up with food , incense and what not to gather the wondering spirit or good brothers for those who want avoid the term ghost
Duan Wu festival is also called Dragon Boat festival or Dumpling festival . It falls on 5th Day of the 5th Moon of the Chinese calendar. It marks the ascend of the yang energy symbolized by the dragon, up to … Continue reading →
Instead of driving to an unfamiliar part of the town for a meeting, I used the MRT( subway) and took some pic in the trip. As a senior citizen I paid half fair so it was cheaper and less stressful … Continue reading →