Research on Ancestral Beliefs and the Evolution of Memorial Tablet

WU Yu-ping, ZHAO Yuan
2018 Journal of Literature and Art Studies  
The main part of Chinese traditional belief is the ancestor god, which values the relationship between man and ancestor. Nowadays, the form of ancestor worship we can see is the adoration of memorial tablet. The souls of the dead are considered to be in the memorial tablet. Ancestor attached itself to the memorial tablet which had a long history of development in China. Its origin, name and writing showed the massive of traditional culture. Especially in the form. The memorial tablet had a very
more » ... diverse evolution. And it recorded the history of "ancestor worship", a culture concept that never disappeared.
doi:10.17265/2159-5836/2018.11.003 fatcat:m5gwnv2g4vctbo5zahkhczscv4