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Winter Solstice---one of the most important Chinese Traditional Festival

Dec 22, 2017

 Winter Solstice comes on Dec 22nd in Solar Calender each year.On this day, for people living in northern hemisphere,the daytime is the shortest among the whole year, the night is the longest among the whole year,because the sun is on the tropic of capricom.On this day, the shadow in north hemisphere is the longest.The wise ancient Chinese people had found out this scene in before they caculate the date in Solar way.And they summarized that many diseases can be cured if this critical day is special treated. Many Chinese people eat dumpling on this day.To eat well especially on this day can protect people from many diseased caused by coldness.