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Eating dumplings at the winter solstice means "extensive financial resources"

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eating dumplings has different meanings in different regions, so why do people choose to eat dumplings when the winter solstice comes? What kind of moral and representative meaning does it have? People need to understand it, because it can help them better carry out the customs and activities existing in the winter solstice solar terms.


what's the meaning of eating dumplings at the winter solstice

1. There are many sayings about

in China. The first is to eat dumplings in order to hope that life will be prosperous in the future and the source of wealth will be extensive. Because dumplings look like Yuanbao and Yuanbao has the meaning of getting rich, Xiao Bian agrees with this statement, Therefore, eating dumplings has the saying of seeking auspiciousness and looking forward to getting rich.

2. Hemeimei


dumplings are also the staple food in people's daily diet in the north, and also serve as winter solstice snacks. As the saying goes, delicious dumplings are better than lying down. Dumplings are deeply loved by the people. Many areas in northern China have the habit of eating dumplings. There are also many kinds of ingredients for dumplings, which are generally divided into meat and vegetables, wild vegetable stuffing, seafood stuffing, etc. what we most often eat and like most are cabbage, pig meat stuffing, celery, beef stuffing, shrimp stuffing, corn, pork, mutton, three delicacies stuffing, leek stuffing, shepherd's purse stuffing, pure meat stuffing. Don't eat too much. Wrap what you like to eat. It's delicious to cook it now. There is a folk saying that dumplings should be made with "harmony" noodles, which has the meaning of harmony and beauty. The dough is divided into small groups and rolled into round ones with a rolling pin. The rolled dumpling skin indicates that the dumplings are round. People's yearning for a better life and the blood thicker than water affection between their relatives all pour into a small family banquet, which can really make people feel warmer.

the meaning of the winter solstice

the winter solstice is the 22nd of the 24 solar terms in China. At this time, the sun reaches 270 ° of the Yellow meridian. It is recorded in the manuscript of observing the Constitution: "when the cathode reaches, the Yang Qi begins to grow, the sun reaches south, the sun is short, and the sun shadow reaches long, so it is called the winter solstice." the sun on the winter solstice is directly directed at the Tropic of cancer, with the shortest day and the longest night in the northern hemisphere. As early as the spring and Autumn period, more than 2500 years ago, China used tu GUI to observe the sun and determine the winter solstice. It is the earliest of the 24 solar terms, which is from December 21 to 23 of the Gregorian calendar every year. The winter solstice is cold, and there are fewer outdoor activities. People spend more time at home. The winter solstice has become a festival for visiting relatives and friends. "Fat winter and lean year", among the people, the winter solstice solar term also holds activities to celebrate and worship winter, such as the winter solstice festival in November of the lunar calendar, conghuo, sacrificing family temples and blessing temples, respecting parents and elders, and setting up family banquets to congratulate relatives. The custom of eating dumplings on the winter solstice is widely spread among the people. It is said to commemorate Zhang Zhongjing.

the agricultural proverb of the winter solstice solar term

1. The winter solstice is sunny and the first month is rainy; It rains in the winter solstice and sunny in the first month.

2. There is frost in the winter solstice and snow in the year.

3. The winter solstice is not cold and the summer solstice is not hot.

4. Head of winter solstice, frozen to death; Winter solstice, warm; At the end of the winter solstice, don't be.

5. The winter solstice is sunny and the Spring Festival is cloudy.

6. Overcast winter solstice and sunny new year.

7. The winter solstice is sunny and the Spring Festival is rainy and snowy.

8. Winter solstice south wind and 100 day overcast.

9. It snows in the winter solstice and floods the river in the summer solstice.

10. Look at the winter solstice through the rain of the year.

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