Wang Xiaoxue
Dec 2, 2013 3:29AM

In ancient China, have a custom, the boys and girls died before engagement for some of the reasons. The old people think: just only held a ghost marriage ceremony, the family will security. Similarities with the Butterfly Lovers is that the human desire for the continuation of the spirit and consciousness, eager beyond death. At last we will achieve eternal realm " Alive and death are the same" .

Note: (a so-called "same applies also born dead" ideas from Xi'an to build the mausoleum of Emperor Qin Shi Huang, considered alive after death construction material wealth to ensure that death can also enjoy the spiritual strength and aesthetic sustenance.)

Wang Xiaoxue
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