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Today is the annual Jing-Zhe (惊蛰) also known as The Day Of White Tiger Open It's Mouth (白虎开口日). Some people would perform the "Hit The Villain" ritual in Chinese temples that worship the Tiger deity.
"Hit The Villain" is a custom believed to beat away bad luck caused by enemies. In Singapore, it is practised in several temples to preserve this cultural heritage as it contains Chinese meteorology and Chinese folk custom.
Tiger deity (祭白虎)
This ancient Chinese ritual is performed using a slipper to hit an effigy, at the same time chanting to put a curse on the intended subject.
Other good days to perform "Hit The Villain" ritual based on our Chinese calender :
1) every 6th of lunar month
2) every 16th of lunar month
3) every 26th of lunar month
4) on the day that states Chu Ri (除日) in Chinese almanac