Coun­try to mark the win­ter sol­stice on Dec 21

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - PAGE TWO -

The win­ter sol­stice will be on Dec 21. Tra­di­tion­ally, peo­ple in north­ern China mark the day by eat­ing dumplings. How­ever, in south­ern cities like Shang­hai, Hangzhou in Zhe­jiang prov­ince and Kun­ming in Yun­nan prov­ince, peo­ple sweep the tombs of their an­ces­tors on that day.

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