Hello Chris : Thank you for your nicely-put answers.
Please give examples of "unreasonable traditional practices".
Eg. Chinese people believe that by putting food and other offerings like paper/toy house, car, etc. in front of their dead relatives’ tombs during certain Chinese traditional festival time, those dead relatives will be able to receive those things and in return help their living relatives/children/grandchildren have good luck and run businesses well, etc.
Eg. Some Chinese would burn paper money to send to their dead loved ones.
To which religious rituals are you referring?
Eg. Normally, in Cambodia and Thailand, Buddhists perform rituals (Kathen Dana) following Buddhist monks’
Eg. Buddhist Monks spray water to Buddhist followers asking for happiness during certain auspicious days (Full-Moon Day, etc.)
Hello Kim : Thank you for referring me to the existing thread full of new knowledge.
Hello Sobeh: Thank you for your nicely-put answers.