The organizing committee of the Ancestor Worship Ceremony in Home Village of Huang-di held a press conference On the morning of March 10th. It is said that Ancestor Worship Ceremony in the Year of Gengzi will be held on March 26 (the third day of the third lunar month) in the Huangdi Hometown Scenic Area in Xinzheng in a contracted and solemn way.
By then, the live broadcast will be shown on International's Chinese Channel of CCTV,Phoenix Satellite Television,Henan Satellite Television,Zhengzhou Television Station etc. An on-line ancestor-worshiping platform is released soon to support the activity themed by “Chinese people around the world are all fighting the COVID-19, wish Emperor Hungdi bless us,help us go through the difficulty”.
It is reported that the 9 parts of the ceremony are as same as that of previous years,the ceremony : firing gun salutes, offering flower baskets, washing hands and burning joss sticks, giving a salute, reading worship articles, singing odes,unity is strength , blessing for China and blessing for harmony between nature and mankind.
The large-scale performance and participation as well as the ceremony watching on the outside and inner square will be canceled,and therefore, the 9 parts of the ceremony will be finished in a new type of on-line way by the host and specialists ,except for only one or two specific parts will be done by a few related staffs on the scene.
The on-line ancestor worship interactive portal is expected to launch in the middle of march, at that time the vast majority of netizen could visit the website http://www.huangdinet.cn/ or subscribe the Wechat official account“Zhengzhou release” to participate the worship all over the world.
source Zhengzhou release，zynews.cn 來源 鄭州發布、中原網
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