许愿树 Wishing Tree

普陀村许愿树

普陀村许愿树植种于佛历2545年,是各方善信祈福许愿的胜地。

从前,每逢传统节日庆典,香客们就会到许愿树前来参拜许愿,并将宝签抛到树上。据说,宝签抛得越高,愿望就会越容易实现。渐渐地『拋宝签』成了村内的传统许愿祈福方式, 被广泛流传后吸引不少遊人慕名而來参观、许愿, 在农历新年时尤其热闹,成为普陀村的一個主要特色景点。

 

Wishing Tree 

Wishing Tree in Putuo Village was planted in Buddhist calendar year 2545, it’s a place where gratitude, joy, hope and faith could land and be witnessed.

By tradition, devotees made their wishes at the Wish-Fulfilling Tree and cast their written wishes up to hang in the tree. According to legend, the higher the wishes hung, it will be more likely to achieve. Gradually, “Casting the Wishes” became popular, lots of tourists made special visit here, this is a place of inspiration and hope. Wish-Fulfilling Tree is a major attraction in Putuo Village, especially bustling with excitement during Chinese New Year.