- Nov 09, 2017 -
The origin of the swing can be traced back to a few
One hundred thousand years ago in ancient times. At that time, our ancestors in order to make a living, to pick the wild fruit tree or hunted wild animals. In climbing and running, they often catch thick vines, on rattan trees swaying swing, or across the ditch stream, this is the most primitive form of swing. As for the later rope hanging on the wooden frame, tied under the pedal swing, the spring and Autumn Period in northern China have. "Yiwenleiju" in the "northern Shan Rong," daily swing play "records. When the rope is tied to swing to the strong side, usually made of animal skins, the word written in numerous swing "change" word is radical.
This is the custom of Qingming Festival in ancient china. Swing, that means pulling the leather rope and moving. Its history is very old, the earliest is called "thousand years", then to avoid taboo, changed to swing. Swing of the old tree Yazhi multi-purpose frame, then bolt on made ribbon. Later, it developed into two swings with two ropes and pedals.
Ancient swing is only can be seen before and after the Qingming Festival, the festival, and confined to the Nobilitas home game with fashionably dressed men and women.