Today is December 21,2016, the Winter Solstice- a grand festival all over China.
What is special on the day? The answer is that the daytime lasts the shortest while the night lasts the longest of the yeahe new round of the solar term, the Winter Solstice is the earliest.
More than 2500 years ago, Chinese people had detected this day by measuring the sun. And It is an important day in China, it becomes a tradition. As an old tradition, Chinese
people treat that day a grand day and celebrate it very well. In the north, most people eat dumplings, while in the south, people have rice dumpling and boiled dumpling.
Though people celebrate in a different way, they share the same happiness, family members get together and have a big dinner. Winter Solstice gives family a chance to get reunion, the young come home to have a chat with parents and promote their communication.r. It means t
Winter Solstice is also a special day for ReLife patients who will make all kinds of dumpings together with ReLife staff and gain more chance of learning Chinese culture.
Let’s celerate Winter Solstice together!