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Chinese Housewarming Tradition

Main Piece: According to RE, there is a Chinese tradition for when you buy a home. “When you first buy a house, before you enter for the first time you have to throw new, shiny coins into the house then the first three items you bring in is oil, sugar, and rice. The meaning behind… Continue Reading »

Folk Celebration – Los Angeles, California

Japanese Housewarming Celebration When a couple gets married, and buys a new house, they have a big dinner for a housewarming celebration.  At this dinner, everyone is supposed to eat fish eggs, usually eaten with rice. The informant claims that eating the fish eggs is supposed to bring good luck, especially in the realm of… Continue Reading »