“Give me this pair, and two more. The first snowfall of the new year has not completely melted, the sun sprinkled on the banks of the Longwu River, Wande to let the careful selection of Tibetan couplets, in his view, wrote "good luck" couplets will bring the best wishes for the new year.
Although more than a month before the Tibetan Golden Mouse New Year, but the Spring Festival is approaching, in the average elevation of about 2400 meters in Qinghai Province Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Tongren County Longwu Town, the New Year's Day market filled with festive atmosphere, a wide range of goods, people of all ethnic groups shuttling around the stalls \"treasure hunting.
On january 8, tibetans were picking plastic flowers at the annual market in longwu town, tongren county, huangnan tibetan autonomous prefecture in qinghai province. Xinhua News Agency reporter Yang Xiuda Zhen
There are Tibetan couplets, window flowers, stickers, Tibetan incense and other products on the booth, and the stall owner, Doggie, is packing for customers. \"You can sell at least 100 pairs of Tibetan couplets a day,\" he said. In addition to the Tibetan couplets, these cartoon mouse stickers and window flowers with the words \"good luck coming\" are also popular. In a few days, business will be better.
Doji said that the Tibetan-language couplets have only flourished in the Tibetan region for more than a decade, and most of the couplets are auspicious words in the Tibetan language. Nowadays, many people put Tibetan couplets on their doors and give them to their relatives and friends.
Malan, a 45-year-old Salar businessman, has been running an ethnic store in the town for 20 years but speaks fluent Tibetan. \"I grew up here, a lot of friends are Tibetan, in the process of doing business, friends unconsciously learned Tibetan. said Ma Lin.
In this 83-square-metre shop, Li, silk, wool, cotton... More than 100 varieties of cloth for the masses to choose from. Many Tibetans sew new clothes at traditional festivals. In order to give customers more options, ma ran to gansu, sichuan, another 200,000 yuan of goods.
On january 8th tibetans in longwu town, tongren county, huangnan tibetan autonomous prefecture, qinghai province, selected the yearly items in front of food stalls. Xinhua News Agency reporter Yang Xiuda Zhen
“The hope that everyone will be able to make a new dress out of the fabric they like means not only a new year, but also hope and blessing." said Ma Lin.
In another shop in the market, all kinds of brightly colored plastic flowers are neatly arranged, chrysanthemums, peony flowers, apricot flowers and other \"scramble to open up,\" the symbol of\" grain Fengdeng \"and the representative wisdom of the peacock Ling is also a necessary product for the Tibetan people to celebrate the New year. \"Now that they can sell seven or eight hundred dollars a day, the Tibetans prefer yellow and red. Han shopkeeper Peng Shixing said.
Dolo,58, is from the town of dowa,90 km away, the farthest township from the county seat. Early in the morning, Dolo drove to the county seat to buy New Year's goods, the back seat full of beef, raisins, butter, biscuits and other food purchased today.
“Two pots of flowers for me. This year my family has moved a new house. Dolo touched the pot of red plastic roses in front of him." I don't know this flower. I just think it's a beautiful color.
The market was bustling, shouting and shouting, and people stopped in front of the stalls with big bags and small bags. Beef and mutton, butter, highland barley, dried fruit, pastry... \"In the Tibetan people's view, as long as the year is ready, the new year can be smooth, grain-rich, six livestock prosperity. Wan Decai said.