8 customs in Vernal equinox 必须要知道的8个春分习俗

竖蛋To Balance Eggs

Custom 01:To Balance Eggs
People choose fresh eggs laid only a few days ago and gently placethem on the table. The one who can balance an egg on its point steal the glamour.

春分习俗一:竖蛋
在每年的春分那一天,世界各地都会有数以千万计的人在做"竖蛋"试验。这一被称之为“中国习俗”的玩艺儿,何以成为"世界游戏",目前尚难考证。不过其玩法确简单易行且富有趣味:选择一个光滑匀称、刚生下四五天的新鲜鸡蛋,轻手轻脚地在桌子上把它竖起来。虽然失败者颇多,但成功者也不少。春分成了竖蛋游戏的最佳时光,故有“春分到,蛋儿俏”的说法。竖立起来的蛋儿好不风光。

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