full moon astrology

When the Moon Hasn’t Been Full

In ancient times, full moon means something that reaches a culmination.So in astrology, full moon means the time when something is accomplished and you can eventually see its clear face. In the lunar calender ,each first day of one month you would be able to see a new moon, and you would be able to Continue reading

A Journey to the West

The novel “A Journey to the West”  written in Ming Dynasty describes Four people went to India to take these buddhism books home.They traveled almost one year to get to the destination.So the novel was about their fantastic journey and it was actually a myth. Shortly after the novel was wrote,another person named Ice Heart Continue reading

The Hairstyle in Qing Dynasty and The Monks

As is seen from movies about past China in Qing dynasty,the emperors from Manchuria were having a very special haircut.But little was mentioned about why they have this somewhat ugly hairstyle, and not even mentioned in history books,as far as I can remember. But some days ago I discovered one weird thing—They were actually monks. Continue reading