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Beautiful girl's hand-drawn foods for 24 Solar Terms

(People's Daily Online)    13:21, February 06, 2015
Li Xiaolin (Photo/weibo.com/u/1549168027)

A solar term is any of 24 points in traditional East Asian lunisolar calendars that signifies some natural phenomenon. There are 24 solar terms in all and in each solar term certain food should be eaten in accordance with traditional Chinese customs. In the Summer Solstice cold noodles should be eaten. In the Winter Solstice dumpling should be eaten. In the Slight Cold paella should be eaten. In the Great Cold Chinese rice pudding should be eaten. In the Slight Heat lotus root should be eaten. In the lesser Fullness Bitter herbs should be eaten. In the Grain in Ear plum should be eaten. Li Xiaolin’s hand-drawn foods for solar terms wowed internet users.



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