Chinanews.com, Yongding, Fujian, February 3 (Huang Qiuping) "Fu" culture is a folk culture originating from China. It covers a very wide range. With the changes and development of the Chinese nation's history and civilization for thousands of years, it has now penetrated into people in every aspect of life.
In Yongding District, Longyan City, Fujian Province, there is a rich and colorful "Fu" culture. In ancient buildings, ancient dwellings, ancient stone tablets, etc., the patterns and shapes of the word "Fu" are engraved, which are full of the wisdom and emotions of the ancestors. It shows the profound historical accumulation and cultural heritage, and also entrusts everyone's expectation and yearning for a better life.
Rongludi, the former residence of Hu Zichun, a famous tin mining king in Southeast Asia, is located in Haoshike Natural Village, Fuchuan Village, Xiayang Town, Yongding District. and rep.
In 2018, the Rongludi Ancient House was designated as a provincial-level cultural relic protection unit by the Fujian Provincial People's Government.
When you come to Rongludi, the first thing you see is the three big characters "Rongludi" on the red wall above the gate lintel. On the lintel are two stone-carved door hairpins, "Fu" and "Lu", which are based on seal script and combined with dragon patterns. Donated three million taels of silver to the Qing court, and received the honor of "Doctor Ronglu".
It is reported that the "dragon pattern" pattern cannot be easily used in general architectural construction or decoration.
"Hu Zichun was kind and generous. When the Qing government was facing internal and external troubles, he donated 3 million taels of silver three times to build railways, expand the navy, open Qiong mines, and opened Chinese schools and other (nine) primary and secondary schools in China. Postal Minister, Ronglu Doctor, etc. On the lintel, there are three characters of "Ronglu Di" and the couplet next to it, "Rong Dao Zude, Lu received the grace of the emperor", these are the imperial pens of Emperor Guangxu of Qing Dynasty." Xiayang, Yongding District Hu Dianguang, a village cadre of Fuchuan Village in the town, said.
Rong Ludi also collected the calligraphy of the Empress Dowager Cixi's "Fu" and "Shou". The word "Fu" has a yellow silk base and a red ground with dragon claws. The calligraphy is round and graceful.
In the halls, eaves, thresholds, door couplets, and window lattices, there are also some colored sculptures, stone carvings, and wood carvings, with bats, dragons, deer, flowers and plants as themes, expressing good luck and good luck. The carvings are vivid, rich in content, and exquisite in craftsmanship. After wind and rain, it is still intact.
"Fu" is not only a character, but also carries people's spiritual sustenance and beautiful aspirations behind it.
Today, on the road of rural revitalization, Xiayang Town, Yongding District has dug deep into the roots of different local cultures to cultivate people with culture and cultivate morality with culture.
In the inheritance and continuation of the local people, the "blessing" culture has long been subtly and internalized, shaping people's values and concepts, and becoming a powerful driving force to forge ahead.