Religious Holidays Quiz

Handy Religion 2e
ISBN: 9781578593798

What are the major festivities and other formerly regular festivals once historically associated with CIT?

  • At the Forbidden City's Hall of Supreme Harmony, major sacred events included the enthronement of a new emperor and royal weddings.
  • Celebrating days associated with deities of purely local or regional origin and importance remained the task of Daoists and practitioners of CCT.
  • Many of the religiously significant times acknowledged with rituals in sacred sites affiliated with CIT overlap with popular Daoist and CCT practices.
  • Celebrations of the winter solstice and new year are sacred events.

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