Number 9 has much significance
In Asian Metaphysics the number 9 is the number of completion and considered very lucky. It is also the number associated with longevity and eternity
Chinese people love number 9 as it has the same pronunciation with 久 (Jiu, meaning everlasting).
On Valentine’s Day, a man usually presents his lover 99 roses which symbolizes eternal love. Similarly, according to the traditional Chinese marriage custom, the bridegroom has to give a Red Packet to his bride’s family, in which CNY 9,999 or CNY 99,999 is enclosed to bless a long-lasting marriage of the couple.
Nine, the highest single-digit number it stands for completeness and eternity which is why many emperors in ancient China revered the number.
” Nine Continents” is used to describe the large territory of an empire. The emperors wore Nine-dragon Imperial Robes, ordered to construct Nine-dragon Walls and other buildings with a relationship with number 9 in the imperial palaces, to show their great power, hope for longevity, and eternal reign of their empire.
The world-famous Forbidden City in Beijing is a representative palace of Nine. In this magnificent imperial palace of China’s Ming (1368 – 1644) and Qing (1644 – 1911) Dynasties, the total number of the rooms is 9, 999 and a half. The three major halls – Hall of Supreme Harmony, Hall of Central Harmony and Hall of Preserved Harmony – are all of a height of 9 Zhang and 9 Chi (about 108.2 ft; Zhang and Chi are both ancient Chinese length unit). There are 81 doornails in nine rows and nine columns on each gate. The number of almost all the stairs is nine or a multiple of nine. Apart from the Forbidden City, the construction of the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven are also based on number 9.
biblical meanings associated with number 9 represents the spirit of God and related to such attributes as kindness, peace, love, gentleness, and joy . Other biblical meanings associated with number 999 are mercy, self-control, faithfulness,
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