Chopsticks are round at one end and square at the other end. Their roundness symbolizes heaven, and their squareness symbolizes the land , which corresponds to heaven. This is the Chinese people’s simple understanding of the basic principles of the world.This week, we continue to learn about the taboos of using chopsticks.
When using chopsticks to pick up food on your own plate, don’t spill the soup on other dishes or on the table. This practice is regarded as serious disrespect.
Don’t use chopsticks upside down. This practice is very despised, and it is absolutely forbidden.