- Feb 09, 2018 -
Paper umbrella actual time is unknown, about in the Tang Dynasty spread to Japan, North Korea. The Ming dynasty began with people everywhere, "Heavenly Creations" mentioned: "Where paste umbrella and fan, all with small paper." Shen Kuo, "Meng Xi Bi Tan" also mentioned: "The new red umbrella, Japan Cover. "Because the weather is humid and rainy in the southern part of the Yangtze River, its time-controlled umbrella industry is very prosperous. In some literary works such as "White Snake" can also see the traces of paper umbrellas. Paper umbrella was later spread to other parts of Asia such as Japan, North Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and other places. Paper umbrella in addition to block the sun daily necessities, but also to marry an indispensable wedding custom etiquette items, the Chinese traditional wedding, the bride to marry the next sedan chair, Xi Niang will use a red paper umbrella to cover the bride as a refuge . Traditional Japanese wedding, the bride will be covered with red paper umbrellas, the elderly like a long life of the purple umbrella, funeral will use white Sang Japanese traditional dance will also be paper umbrellas for props, tea ceremony performances to use "Fan kill.