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Which solar term is Xiaoxue in the 24 solar terms

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exists in the order of 24 solar terms, so the arrival time of each solar term has a fixed order. What is the first solar term when the light snow solar term comes? What kind of expression does this represent in our later life? This should be paid attention to.


light snow solar terms are the twenty-four solar terms. The twenty-four solar terms are as follows: beginning of spring, rain, waking insects, spring equinox, Qingming, Guyu, beginning of summer, Xiaoman, grain in ear, summer solstice, light heat, great heat, beginning of autumn, beginning of summer, white dew, autumnal equinox, cold dew, frost fall, beginning of winter, light snow Heavy snow, winter solstice, mild cold, severe cold. The name of the 24 solar terms reflects some changes in season, climate and phenology.

Customs of light snow solar term

1. Eating Ciba

in southern China, there is also the custom of eating Ciba in October of the lunar calendar. In ancient times, Ciba was a traditional festival sacrifice in southern China. It was first used by farmers to sacrifice cattle gods. As the saying goes, "in October Dynasty, Ciba Lu was burned", which refers to the sacrificial event.

2. Pickled Bacon

after light snow, the temperature drops sharply and the weather becomes dry, which is a good time to process bacon. After the light snow solar term, some farmers began to make sausages and bacon. They just enjoyed delicious food during the Spring Festival.

3. Before and after the snow of


in Goutang, Tujia people began the annual folk activity of "killing new year pigs and welcoming the new year", which added a warm atmosphere to the cold winter. Eating "gouging soup" is the custom of Tujia nationality; In the folk custom activity of "killing new year pigs and welcoming the new year", the delicacies carefully cooked with hot fresh pork are called "Goutang". Now there are few places to eat these.

taboo of light snow solar term

1. Do not close the door

if you need to stay indoors often, you should ensure window ventilation to maintain indoor air circulation and humidity and keep away from dryness and flu. In winter, people are often most concerned about the indoor temperature, while ignoring the indoor ventilation and humidity. The room temperature is too high and the humidity is too low, which will also cause physical discomfort and disease. For indoor moisturizing in winter, in addition to sprinkling some water on the ground every day or mopping the floor with a wet mop to increase humidity, you can also put a basin of water near the heat dissipation facilities to let the water evaporate slowly to keep the indoor air moist. In addition, raising a few pots of flowers and plants in the room or buying a humidifier can also adjust the indoor humidity to fill the room with fresh air.

2. Avoid going to bed early and getting up early

the daily adjustment before and after light snow, and remember to "raise and store" Yang Qi. Experts stressed that people should go to bed early appropriately. At the same time, it is not easy to get up too early in the morning. Especially if the time of the elderly allows, it is best to get up when the sun rises and Yang Qi develops, so as to ensure adequate sleep, which is conducive to the potential of Yang Qi and the accumulation of Yin essence.

3. Avoid dry and hot food

it is cold in winter. People like to eat warm food to resist the cold. For example, northern China likes to eat mutton in winter and southern China likes to eat turtle in winter. They all belong to warm and tonic food. However, not all hot foods are suitable for eating in light snow season. Eating too many hot and dry things is easy to get angry, and even cause diseases due to hot and dry.

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