Titi Poon Titi Choon

(Version in Hokkien)

Titi Poon Titi Choon

Ch’ut Ho Knia Ho Soon

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(Version in English)

The more one gives the more abundant one becomes

And one would be blessed with good descendants.

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About this Rhyme/Proverb/Saying:~

There is alot of truth in this Hokkien Rhyme/Proverb/Saying about alms giving and the blessings one would receive in no time at all.

The author/owner has compiled for record, a collection of early Hokkien sayings, proverbs, rhymes and ditties to capture the essence and spirit of his hoi polloi, a community originating from the southern province of Fujian, China where individuals climbed aboard bum boats, crossing the South China Sea to settle in faraway lands to escape the brewing civil unrest and a way out from hardship carrying along with them in their journey, nothing except their trademark ponytails and their beliefs, very much rooted in Confucianism. These proverbs and sayings has always been a guide and lesson to the many who has never been to school so as to help them steer well in the river of  life and in a way, it seeks to retell their lifestyle way back then so that the younger generation can gain an insight and foothold to their origin..

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