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Today's light snow solar term? What's the third solar term after light snow

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before the arrival of the light snow solar term every year, people should understand it accordingly, because it has a certain positive impact on their later life, so from which angle should we know the specific time of the light snow solar term? In the third solar term after the light snow solar term, what kind of weather change is it?

今天小雪节气吗 小雪后的第三个节气是

the time of light snow solar term

the time of light snow solar term is on November 22 or 23 every year. When the sun reaches 240 ° of the Yellow meridian, it is called light snow solar term. The arrival of light snow solar term means that we have reached winter, which is a reminder that people should keep warm from the cold. The light snow solar term is the 20th of the 24 solar terms, which indicates that the cold is coming and will usher in the coldest time.

what is the solar term behind the light snow solar term

the solar term behind the light snow solar term is heavy snow, winter solstice, light cold, heavy cold. After the cold, the next cycle begins.

the custom of the small cold solar term

1. Ice opera


are more in northern China, and the weather is relatively cold after winter. Sometimes the river is frozen and thick, and the plow is used to walk on the ice. The plow is pulled by a horse, led by a dog, or rowed by the passenger holding a wooden pole like a boat. Most areas with thick ice have ice beds for pedestrians to play, and some people wear skates to race on the ice, which was called ice play in ancient times.


2. The wax Festival


and "Xiaohan" are the solar terms of the twelfth lunar month. Because the ancients would hold the wax festival to jointly worship the gods in December, the December where the wax Festival is located is called the twelfth lunar month. The wood meaning of La is "connection", which means the handover between the old and the new. Wax sacrifice is one of the sacrificial customs in ancient China, which has been formed since the pre-Qin period. There are three meanings of


and "wax sacrifice":


mean not to forget the origin of oneself and his family, and express respect and nostalgia for his ancestors.


are to offer sacrifices to hundreds of gods to thank them for their contributions to agriculture over the past year.


three is that people work hard all year round. At this time, farming has stopped, so they can have fun.

3. Eating Laba porridge

another important folk custom in the Xiaohan solar term is eating "Laba porridge". According to ancient books, Laba porridge is cooked with yellow rice, white rice, jiangmi, millet, peeled jujube mud and other mixed water, and dyed with red peach kernel, almond, melon seeds and peanuts. These foods are sweet and warm, and have the effects of regulating the spleen and stomach, replenishing qi, nourishing Qi and blood, expelling cold and strengthening the body, generating saliva and stopping thirst.

4. Eat yellow sprouts

there was a custom of Xiaohan eating yellow sprouts in Tianjin in the old days. Yellow sprout is a specialty of Tianjin, which is made from Chinese cabbage sprouts. After the winter solstice, cut off the stems and leaves of the cabbage, leave only the heart of the cabbage, about two inches from the ground, cover it with manure, do not breathe, and eat it half a month later. It is very crisp and tender, making up for the lack of winter vegetables. The living standards of modern people have improved, and there are four seasons. It is no longer like worrying about vegetables in winter in the past. The motherland is becoming stronger and stronger now.

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