Symbolism of Jade in Chinese Culture

Symbolism of Jade in Chinese Culture

Around 7,000 years ago, a gemstone was discovered and there arose myth and symbolism with it. It is called Jade. It is used in art and jewelry as lucky charms. You can find it in women’s hair accessories such as hairpins and combs. It has a wide spectrum of colors and is used during religious ceremonies at a time. Chinese women with strong cultural beliefs wear jade on their bracelets as a protective ornament against evil. In ritual ceremonies, it was believed to have the power to protect body and…

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