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Chinese cultural totems you may don't know [Copy link] 中文

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This post was edited by Diggit at 2013-12-10 16:26

Bet most of you guys just like me when you see those cultural totems which stand for propitious or ominous signs.
Here are some lucky symbols.

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貔貅(pi xiu):A lion-like beast which could protect human from ghost and plague.

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龙(Long), dragon, this is most familiar signal standing for Chinese culture.

Rate of Chinese culture:

If you know
One= you are a sergant
Two= Lieutenant
Three= Captain
More than three!?= General

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Phoenix, Chinese lucky bird, which could rebirth from ash.

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Diggit Post time: 2013-12-9 19:38
Phoenix, Chinese lucky bird, which could rebirth from ash.

You miss out that the dragon is the male symbol of power and the phoenix is the female symbol of power

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Gui, tortoise, stands for longevity.

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futsanglung Post time: 2013-12-9 19:41
You miss out that the dragon is the male symbol of power and the phoenix is the female symbol of p ...

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Diggit Post time: 2013-12-9 19:45

The phoenix usually wins

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麒麟(Qi Lin) , kylin, a lucky beast in Chinese fairy tale.


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