Posted by: 052makie (IP Logged)
Date: August 17, 2012 07:27PM
Does anyone know what this says? Its on an item that I think has something to do with Taoism/Shenism.
Posted by: Occ (IP Logged)
Date: August 21, 2012 05:32AM
they are 3 characters"福、禄、寿" which means"happiness\ promotion\long life". hope it could help you. learn mandarin with professional teachers in a traditional chinese environment please check :www.chinesecollege.cn
Posted by: Suray (IP Logged)
Date: August 24, 2012 02:06AM
福(fú) – good fortune, 禄(lù) – prosperity, and 寿(shòu) – longevity are belong to Taoist concept. In the Ming Dynasty of China, the Fu Star, Lu Star and Shou Star were regarded ans personified deities of the above-mentioned attributes.
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